Teenage mental health and family life
It should be fairly self-evident that the main way we cope with life depends in large part on the security we get from what is going on at home. Research shows two key factors..
Stories of resilience
Over the past 18 months, some charities in Scotland working in partnership with churches have been running a remarkable campaign to help make Scotland the first Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Aware nation in the world.
Breaking the silence on child abuse
Nobody really knows how many adults were abused as children, either sexually, physically or emotionally. The devastating long-term impact of child abuse is only beginning to be widely understood.
Freed from Shame
Real-life stories from Christians struggling with various mental health issues and suggestions for churches and individuals supporting people.
Policy recommendations to ensure that people receiving medical support for a mental health crisis are protected from financial harm, and given space to recover
Time to Change
Around 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem this year yet the shame and silence can be as bad as the mental health problem itself.
Mental Health and Pastoral Ministry Conference - Durham
@The Durham Centre DH1 1TN
Opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and confidence to reach out and support those experiencing mental health difficulties both in our churches and communities.Topics covered include: Suicide Prevention; supporting those who Self Harm, are experiencing Bereavement or supporting those will long term care needs, Domestic Abuse and Violence, Addiction; Mental Health Awareness; Healing from debilitating illness.