We need a joined-up approach to mental illness
The NHS Digital report on the prevalence of mental health problems in England has laid bare the stark challenge we face (Mental illness soars among young women in England, 29 September). Record numbers of adults in England are now living with mental health problems, with some groups and communities facing heightened risks – notably young women, people in mid-life, BME communities and those living on benefits. One conclusion from the study should be that people deserve access to good quality support and treatment. It is encouraging that more people are now receiving services.
However, we are... read more
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