Paul Nicholson discusses the rising mental distress in young girls.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.