Daily Archives: January 28, 2014

Mental Health Act detentions up 12%

See on Scoop.it – Mental Wellbeing Kevin Friery‘s insight: The number of people in England being detained under the Mental Health Act has risen by 12% in the past five years, according to the NHS regulator. See on http://www.bbc.co.uk Advertisements

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Transgender study looks at ‘exceptionally high’ suicide-attempt rate

See on Scoop.it – Mental Wellbeing A whopping 41% of people who are transgender or gender-nonconforming have attempted suicide sometime in their lives, nearly nine times the national average, according to a sweeping survey released three years ago. Kevin Friery‘s … Continue reading

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Nuns’ behaviour ‘almost psychotic’

See on Scoop.it – Mental Wellbeing Nuns’ treatment of children at a residential care home was “bordering on the psychotic”, Northern Ireland’s Historical Abuse Inquiry has been told. Kevin Friery‘s insight: Give me that old time religion…  We are told … Continue reading

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