Symptoms of depression were measured using an eight-point Personal Health Questionnaire (PHQ-8) that was issued to the same 3,500 adult patients, both before and during the pandemic.
Close to 800,000 people globally per annum make the decision to take their own lives, with these numbers rapidly increasing.
Various mental health support organisations have expressed concerns over the nation’s deteriorating health, and hope the government responds accordingly when lockdown ends.
This year’s theme was originally supposed to be “sleep”, however, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Mental Health Foundation decided in April to change it to “kindness”.
With self-isolation leaving most of us stuck at home, you may be at a loss over how to spend your sudden free time.
Interview: Former coach and manager Sean Rogers chats football and coronavirus… including mental health and games behind closed doors
Sean Rogers, now a business, managed Mold Alexandra FC to the 2013/2014 Welsh National League title as well as winning the 2014 President Cup winners.
Just who is Ivica Strok? CALM mental health charity pair with Football Manager to lead the fight against male suicide
This January transfer window, a future star by the name of Ivica Strok has signed for Celtic for just £5million from NK Zagreb with a little twist in the tale… he isn’t a real person.
Revealed: Failure of almost 100 mental health patients over last three years by South West Yorkshire Trust
An FOI revealed over the last three years the South West Yorkshire Trust failed to check up on discharged mental health patients despite strict seven-day follow up procedures.
Earlier this month, Helen Bourne and Eleanor Shiers set up the Seeds of Hope support group in Withington for women recovering from eating disorders.
A Manchester choir for people dealing with mental health problems will sing at the Royal Variety Performance alongside Emeli Sande next month.
The amount of police officers taking a leave of absence due to stress and anxiety has risen by almost 60%.