#Mental Health

  • Article: ‘I See the Positive Effect Music Has’: Why I'm Setting Up London's Most Inclusive Choir and Orchestra

    ‘I See the Positive Effect Music Has’: Why I'm Setting Up London's Most Inclusive Choir and Orchestra

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 21, 2019

    Meet Romain Malan, who's combined his musical expertise with social causes he is passionate about. Read more

  • Article: A Pop-Up Museum in London Highlights the Stories of People Struggling With Mental Illness

    A Pop-Up Museum in London Highlights the Stories of People Struggling With Mental Illness

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 14, 2019

    The Museum of Lost and Found Potential wants to put a face to mental health statistics. Read more

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern Says Economic Growth Is Pointless If People Aren't Thriving

    Jacinda Ardern Says Economic Growth Is Pointless If People Aren't Thriving

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 25, 2019

    New Zealand’s new well-being budget focuses on mental health and poverty reduction. Read more

  • Article: The Suicide Rate in the UK Is at Its Highest Since 2002: Data

    The Suicide Rate in the UK Is at Its Highest Since 2002: Data

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 3, 2019

    The latest statistics are “extremely worrying” say Samaritans. Read more

  • Article: Technology Is Contributing to the UK's Mental Health Crisis in Schools, But Could It Also Help?

    Technology Is Contributing to the UK's Mental Health Crisis in Schools, But Could It Also Help?

    Aug. 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Technology seemingly traps young people in a cycle of worsening mental health. But could it help? Read more

  • Article: 55% of Britain's Teachers Think New A-Levels Are Harming Students' Mental Health

    55% of Britain's Teachers Think New A-Levels Are Harming Students' Mental Health

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 14, 2019

    There's more pressure from "high-stakes" exams, charities and teaching unions warn. Read more

  • Article: Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor and Abuse: Report

    Aug. 12, 2019|Voice of America

    Forced to join the military, these teens are often subjected to mental and physical abuse. Read more

  • Article: People Are Sharing Messages to Their 5-Year-Old Selves for Mental Health and It's Just the Best

    People Are Sharing Messages to Their 5-Year-Old Selves for Mental Health and It's Just the Best

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 9, 2019

    The #FiveYearOldSelfie hashtag has taken off on Twitter. Read more