New standards will support mental health product manufacturers

Design in Mental Health Network and BRE announce plans to launch new testing standards for anti-ligature fixtures and fittings, doors, windows, and furniture

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Work begins on £2m dementia and mental health ward expansion

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Young person’s mental health unit one step closer to opening

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust prepares to open first local child and adolescent mental health unit at ...

NHS technology trial could change the way depression is treated

£2m UK study will test efficacy of transcranial magnetic stimulation on long-term, treatment-resistant depression

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Mental health provider upgrades to new enterprise service management platform from Ivanti

Autumn Budget 2018: Too little, too late?

Health, mental health and social care receive extra funding, but critics warn a longer-term solution is needed

New mental health unit to be built in West Midlands

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9m-tall interactive sculpture challenges mental health stigma

Head Above Water installation unveiled as part of the London Design Festival

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TODD Architects completes “homely” mental health scheme in Omagh

Challenges to specification in mental health

Dwindling capital does not mean building design has to suffer. Jerry Smith, director of Primera Life, explains why ...

A window to the world of mental health

This article looks at how the emergence of vision panels has revolutionised mental health care and showcases the latest ...

Legrand Assisted Living & Healthcare support local initiative to tackle isolation

Whitehouse Farm Centre near Morpeth has launched a new initiative which aims to encourage new friendships and tackle ...

Tough Furniture unveils the Anti Ligature Noticeboard

Constructed from solid 50mm Ash, the sloping top, bottom and sides mean the ALNB not only looks elegant on the wall, ...