'policy' blog posts:
29 Oct 2012
Ed Miliband speech: YoungMinds reaction
YoungMinds Chief Executive Sarah Brennan today went to hear Ed Milliband's speech on mental health
14 Jun 2012
Parliamentary debates on mental health are like buses
A look at today's two parliamentary debates around mental health and wellbeing
16 May 2012
Outcome measures for children and young people’s mental health
Paula Lavis, Policy and Knowledge Manager at YoungMinds, reports on why we need outcome measures for children and young people's mental health
1 May 2012
We need to wake up to the sexualisation of children and young people
Lucie Russell, Director of Campaigns, Policy and Participation at YoungMinds, warns of the dangers of children and young people being bombarded by sexualised advertisements
23 Feb 2012
Implementing the Mental Health Strategy
YoungMinds Paula Lavis looks at how the Department of Health, The Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition and the Afiya Trust brought together 'key implementers' of the mental health strategy.
13 Jan 2012
Look at the report, don't just write a headline
The Children's Society recently produced a review of children's wellbeing which drew some vitriolic media coverage.
13 Jan 2012
Why we need to change the undergraduate psychiatry curriculum
Young people have told us that they are not taken seriously and their views are often not listened to.