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Rising mental distress in young girls

Paul Nicholson discusses the rising mental distress in young girls.

18/02/19
Cambodia

Cambodia study trip for Psychological Therapies and Mental Health students

Four students from the Psychological Therapies and Mental Health subject group have been chosen to take part in a study visit to Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

18/02/19
Leeds Beckett University School News

Gypsy and Traveller Health Improvement Evaluation

Inequality is rarely starker than that experienced by the Gypsy and Traveller community. Average life expectancy is estimated to be in its 50s. The oldest man at one Leeds site, housing over 100 families, is 60 years old. The Centre for Health Promotion Research (CHPR) was commissioned by Leeds CCG, to evaluate a project aiming to improve the health of the city’s Gypsies and Travellers.

11/01/19
Leeds Beckett University School News

Partnering with the Children’s Society

Caroline Mountain, Children, Young People and Communities subject group, recently collaborated with the Children’s Society to deliver peer mentor training to young asylum seekers and refugees.

11/01/19
Leeds Beckett University School News

Newton Researcher Funded Workshop in Malaysia

Alys Griffiths, Research Fellow, attended a three day workshop in Kuala Lumpur that examined how health and well-being can be improved for those living in rural and urban Malaysia.

30/11/18
Leeds Beckett University School News
Anne-Marie Bagnall

Social relations, health and wellbeing and the case of the missing evidence

Anne-Marie Bagnall, Professor of Health and Wellbeing Evidence, gave her inaugural lecture “Social relations, health and wellbeing and the case of the missing evidence” on 3rd October 2018.

16/10/18
Leeds Beckett University School News