News And Comment

Listed below is mental health comment SANE has published in the last 18 months. Please refer to the media centre archive for additional material.

X Factor’s Mason Noise joins forces with SANE
18th Aug 2017
Mason Noise, once known as the ‘bad boy of X Factor’, has officially announced his ambassadorship with SANE. 100% of the profits from his hotly anticipated single relea...
Penguin Books and SANE announce partnership to celebrate publication of The Little Book of Lykke by Danish author and CEO of the Happiness Research Institute, Meik Wiking
08th Aug 2017
Penguin Life, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK, and SANE, the mental health charity, are delighted to announce a partnership to celebrate the publication of The Little Book of...
Star fundraiser runs 100 miles in one day
04th Aug 2017
SANE fundraiser Phil Grantham ran the GrimReaper Ultra Marathon last month for SANE, and amazingly came second place.   He had to run 100 miles in a 26-hour time frame and man...
Report shows psychiatric patients waiting more than three years to be discharged from units
03rd Aug 2017
Mental health patients are spending years in acute units despite being medically fit to be discharged, figures obtained by BBC News show. At least 91 psychiatric patients have wait...
SANE responds to mental health workforce plans
31st Jul 2017
Plans to expand the mental health workforce to tackle the ‘historic imbalance’ in workforce capacity have been revealed today by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. The gover...
SANE responds to Panorama programme 'A Prescription for Murder?'
27th Jul 2017
An epsiode of Panorama titled A Prescription for Murder? was broadcast on BBC One last night. The show investigated links between SSRI antidepressants and psychosis and violen...