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Public mental health across the life course

More than ever, research, policy and practice must address the mental health of populations. The Covid-19 pandemic and its associated lockdowns have threatened many people’s mental health with bereavement, ill-health, social isolation, difficult or violent domestic relationships, and mounting anxiety relating to uncertain educational and economic futures.

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Evaluating the Peer Education Project – Executive Summary published

The Mental Health Foundation have published an Executive Summary report detailing the findings from SPHR’s research evaluating the Peer Education Project.

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Collaborating to improve the public’s mental health

This blog post, written by Esther Curtin (University of Bristol), Joyce Coker and Hannah Scott (University of Cambridge) draws on two studies within the Public Mental Health programme in the NIHR School for Public Health Research.

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Public Mental Health Virtual Symposium 2022 – presentations now available

Presentations from our second NIHR School for Public Health Research Public Mental Health (PMH) Programme are now available.

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The Physical Activity CasE Study Project (PACES)

This research project hopes to find out more about what makes it easy or difficult for 11 to 14 year olds to be physically active.

1 April 2021- 3 November 2022

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Public Mental Health Virtual Symposium 2022

Join us for our second virtual symposium showcasing the latest research conducted within the NIHR School for Public Health Research Public Mental Health (PMH) Programme.

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Changing school culture to improve mental health

In this blog post Tricia Jessiman and Judi Kidger from the University of Bristol discuss their work exploring the aspects of school culture that impact young people’s mental health and the role that young people can play in changing it for the better.

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Behind the research: Tricia Jessiman

Tricia Jessiman, Senior Research Associate in Qualitative Public Health Research (University of Bristol), talks to us about her role in the SPHR Public mental health programme.  

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Delivering community interventions to improve public mental health

In this blog Dr Fiona Duncan, Postdoctoral Research Associate in Fuse (Durham University) talks about her work researching community interventions aimed at improving public mental health in adults.

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Behind the research: Dr Fiona Duncan

Dr Fiona Duncan, Postdoctoral Research Associate in Fuse (Durham University), talks to us about her role in the SPHR Public mental health programme.  

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