World Mental Health Day 2013 falls on 10 October. The theme this year is ‘Could this be you?’ and the aim is to encourage the Catholic community in England and Wales to explore how we can support and promote good pastoral care for people experiencing mental distress.
The focus, more specifically, is on mental health and older people.
We've produced a series of podcasts where experienced mental health professionals give us an insight into their work in a Catholic context.
Joanne Bird, a Mental Health nurse from Nuneaton, leads the ‘St Dymphna Befriending Group’ – bringing together a group of volunteers from her parish to suppo...Read more
In this podcast we speak to Julia Head. Julia's a Mental Health Chaplaincy team leader in a busy London hospital that provides in-patient and community menta...Read more
In this podcast we speak to Bishop Richard Moth - the Lead Bishop for the Mental Health Project here at the Bishops' Conference. The project started in 2010.