Post Tagged with: "mental health"

How to Maintain Good Mental Wellbeing During the Coronavirus

How to Maintain Good Mental Wellbeing During the Coronavirus

Parliament Street’s Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman has produced an important briefing note at this time of uncertainty. We at Parliament Street believe it is incredibly important that the coronavirus pandemic does not have the domino effect of causing a mental health pandemic. In order to do this we must all work together, put aside our tribal differences and remember […]

by · 19th March 2020 · Mental Health, Research
NEW RESEARCH – From Crisis to Crisis

NEW RESEARCH – From Crisis to Crisis

The relationship between mental health and the police has never been so evident. The police are going from Crisis to Crisis as they support people with mental health issues inside and outside the force. This new research paper looks at that relationship, examining the serious crisis of poor mental health within the police force and the problematic nature of the […]

by · 24th February 2020 · Research
Danny Bowman discusses mental health and policing with Mirror Online

Danny Bowman discusses mental health and policing with Mirror Online

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman spoke to Mirror Online today about new research he conducted for Parliament Street on mental health and policing. His research showed that a total of 489,484 work days were lost among 31 police forces due to poor mental health last year. Danny told Mirror Online, “This research provides a shocking insight into the mental […]

by · 22nd December 2019 · Mental Health, Press Room
New Report: An Education System on the Brink? Exploring the Relationship between our Education System and Mental Health

New Report: An Education System on the Brink? Exploring the Relationship between our Education System and Mental Health

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman has written a new exploratory report into the relationship between the education system in the UK and mental health. He explores ‘This exploratory paper aims to examine the research, data, and narratives around the relationship between our education system and mental health. It will examine the causes of poor mental health within the education […]

by · 17th June 2019 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – Policing, Caring and Treating the Effects of a Mental Health Crisis

NEW RESEARCH – Policing, Caring and Treating the Effects of a Mental Health Crisis

In a brand new research paper, Parliament Street’s Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman analyses the current relationship between public services and Mental Health in the United Kingdom. The research paper also provides recommendations to government going forward. Read the paper here: Policing, Caring and Treating the Effects of a Mental Health Crisis

by · 8th April 2019 · Research
Tracey Crouch MP Talks Mental Health

Tracey Crouch MP Talks Mental Health

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman sat down with Tracey Crouch MP to discuss her struggle with Anxiety and how mindfulness helped her recover. In addition, they spoke about her time as Sports, Civil Society and Loneliness Minister and her gambling legislation that saw her resign from the government.    

by · 19th February 2019 · Mental Health, Podcast, Blog
Danny Bowman – The Reality of Growing Up and Living with OCD

Danny Bowman – The Reality of Growing Up and Living with OCD

Anyone who has experienced Obsessional Compulsive Disorder, whether they are a directly suffering from the illness, or a family member or friend witnessing the condition will know of how debilitating and cruel it is. After interviewing the brilliant Johnny Mercer MP last year, I felt inspired to dispel some of the myths associated with OCD and tell the trauma’s it […]

by · 13th January 2019 · Mental Health, frontpage
What is Critical for Theresa May’s Ten Year Plan on the NHS

What is Critical for Theresa May’s Ten Year Plan on the NHS

  By Danny Bowman, Director of Mental Health On Sunday our Prime Minister Theresa May and Health Secretary Matt Hancock will take to the television studios to announce what some are calling a substantial plan to support under-18s who suffer from mental health problems. The burning injustice that Theresa May echoed across downing street in 2016 will now reach substance, […]

by · 5th January 2019 · Blog
Johnny Mercer MP on Mental Health

Johnny Mercer MP on Mental Health

  Our Director of Mental Health, Danny Bowman sat down with Johnny Mercer MP in his House of Commons office to discuss his battle with Obsessional Compulsive Disorder (OCD), his childhood, his career in the armed forces and life in Parliament.

by · 18th December 2018 · Podcast
Danny Bowman discusses new mental health research on Sky News

Danny Bowman discusses new mental health research on Sky News

On the 4th September our Director of Mental Health discussed our new research on mental health waiting times on Sky News. The new research suggests that thousands of children and adolescents are on waiting lists for psychological therapies on the NHS. The research showed that over 6,000 children and adolescents were waiting for psychological therapies as of June 2018 with […]

by · 4th September 2018 · Press Room, News