Bulletin no longer live

This bulletin is no longer being updated.

For more information on the Horizon Scanning programme, please visit http://www.lihnn.nhs.uk/index.php/lihnn/horizon-scanning

Advertisements

Leave a Comment

Volume 4 Issue 2

Leave a Comment

‘Group Work’ psychological wellbeing and work feasibility pilot evaluation

Source: GOV.UK

Follow this link for fulltext

Date of publication: September 2015

Publication type: Research

In a nutshell: An evaluation of the ‘Group Work’ intervention to improve employment and health prospects for people with mental health conditions.

Length of publication: 105 pages

Some important notes: A 4 page summary is available

Leave a Comment

Staff wellbeing highlighted in mental health taskforce survey

Source: Nursing Times

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: September 2015

Publication type: News

In a nutshell: More effort should be made to address the wellbeing of NHS and social care staff working in mental health according to one of the interim findings from a taskforce set up by NHS England to improve mental health services. Staff wellbeing highlighted in mental health taskforce survey The group’s initial report – The Five Year Forward View Mental Health Taskforce: public engagement findings – captured the feedback from 20,000 patients, carers, members of the public and health professionals.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

Some important notes: Contact your NHS Knowledge or Library Service for the full text. Find out your local contact here.

Leave a Comment

Self-harming ‘overtakes smoking as the No1 health concern among girls’

Source: Mirror

Follow this link for  fulltext

Date of publication: September 2015

Publication type: News

In a nutshell: Girlguiding UK found emotional and mental strain has outstripped traditional health concerns

Length of publication: 1 webpage

Some important notes: The Girls’ Attitudes Survey can be found here

Leave a Comment

‘Telephone Support’ psychological wellbeing and work feasibility pilot evaluation

Source: GOV.UK

Follow this link for fulltext

Date of publication: Sept 2015

Publication type: Research

In a nutshell: An evaluation of the ‘Telephone Support’ intervention to improve employment and health prospects for people with mental health conditions.

Length of publication: 105 pages

Some important notes: A 4 page summary is available

Leave a Comment

Royal Mail introduces separation support service

Source: Employee Benefits

Follow this link for fulltext

Date of publication: September 2015

Publication type: News

In a nutshell: Royal Mail has introduced a new pilot scheme to support the wellbeing of employees who are separating from their spouses.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

Leave a Comment

Older Posts »