Can we predict how people will adjust after victimisation? Progress towards an individualised risk calculator for psychopathology

Featured

In her debut blog, Jessica Armitage reviews a recent cohort study, which suggests that it may be possible to predict risk of psychopathology in victimised children.

[read the full story...]

What impact has the COVID-19 pandemic had on people with mental health problems and the services they use?

Featured

Dafni Katsampa summarises a broad review which explores the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on mental health care and people with pre-existing mental health problems.

[read the full story...]

Staff views on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health services and service users #COVIDMentalHealth

anastasiia-chepinska-OBmBHmrc3pw-unsplash

Charlotte Huggett reviews a recent mixed-methods study from the Mental Health Policy Research Unit, which explores mental health staff views on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health patients and services.

[read the full story...]

Determinants of mental health: a briefing from the Commission for Equality in Mental Health

shutterstock_1314624404

Noortje Uphoff summarises a briefing from the Commission for Equality in Mental Health, which outlines how people from disadvantaged groups are more likely to be exposed to the factors that have a negative impact on our mental health.

[read the full story...]

High suicidality among people experiencing domestic abuse: findings from a mixed methods Refuge study #VAMHN

josh-edgoose-1228407-unsplash

Roxanne Keynejad writes her debut elf blog about a recent study that investigates the prevalence of suicidality and associated factors in a large sample of people accessing Refuge services.

Follow #VAMHN on Twitter today for more from the Violence, Abuse and Mental Health Network meeting in London.

[read the full story...]