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Becoming a strong and confident leader: a positive coaching experience.

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Supporting the primary care workforce during and after the COVID-19 pandemic is a priority for the national NHS England and NHS Improvement Primary Care team. Rapid engagement with frontline staff at the start of the pandemic enabled a service to be designed around their needs, utilising coaching as an intervention to support psychological wellbeing and…

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Mental Health Awareness Week and the pandemic

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It will come as no surprise that over the past 14 months, there has been an exponential increase in the number of adults reporting signs of anxiety and in those accessing support for depression. Now, over a year into the pandemic, there’s finally hope on the horizon, and while many breathe a sigh of relief,…

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Blue Monday, mental health and Happy New Year!

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Christmas lights are coming down, it’s cold outside, the dark months are upon us and the world has a killer pandemic on the rampage, how much worse can it get? Bad news… January and February are going to be some of the toughest months for the NHS in a long, long time. The perfect storm,…

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Coping with the pressures of COVID-19

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However positive you try to be, however hard you try to motivate morale across the practice and however hard you work to try and keep patients happy, there’s no escaping the fact that 2020 has been extremely challenging for practice managers. COVID-19 has turned the world on its head, making an already stressful, difficult sector…

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Time to Talk Day – 7th February 2019

January 24, 2019, by in Mental Health, Staff 0 Comments

Time to Talk Day - 7th February 2019

Arguably, mental health is being talked about more than ever before. Changing an organisation’s culture doesn’t happen overnight but increasingly employers are recognising the importance of creating mentally healthy workplaces. What can we do? Time to Talk Day, which takes place on 7th February provides the opportunity to open up the conversation about mental health…

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One in three say mental health deteriorates while waiting for GP appointment

October 9, 2018, by in Mental Health 0 Comments

One in three say mental health deteriorates while waiting for GP appointment

Booking a GP appointment for your mental health is difficult, takes too long and risks making your mental health worse, according to research by the mental health charity Mind and independent research charity Picker. The major new survey of more than 8,000 people trying to access GP services for their mental health revealed: One in…

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Two in five GPs have a mental health problem

August 31, 2018, by in Mental Health 0 Comments

Two in five GPs have a mental health problem

A survey of more than 1,000 GPs has found that two in five (40 per cent) said they were experiencing a mental health problem, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder. The survey, carried out by Mind, found that despite the high prevalence of mental health problems among GPs, many didn’t feel…

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