News and Comment

Listed below is mental health comment SANE has published in the last 18 months. 

Inspiring Jaylo to cycle length of Wales for charity who 'saved his life'
17th Jul 2017
A brave man who just months ago couldn’t step out of his front door is taking on the challenge of a lifetime by cycling the length of Wales. Jaylo Miles is riding along ...
Fewer than one in three leaders of mental health trusts 'confident' they have enough staff, poll finds
07th Jul 2017
Fewer than one in three bosses of mental health trusts are confident they have enough staff to deliver services, according to a survey. The poll by NHS Providers&nbs...
Eastbury make a new friend
05th Jul 2017
Students at Eastbury Comprehensive School in Barking created their very own black dog, out of paper mache! Megan Greet, science teacher at the school, advocated SANE in class discu...
SANE responds to killing of Katie Rough
04th Jul 2017
A 16-year-old girl has pleaded guilty to killing seven-year-old Katie Rough from York. The girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty to manslaughter by diminished...
Book review: 'Growing from Depression' by Dr Neel Burton
03rd Jul 2017
Dr Neel Burton’s latest book on mental health is a concise and thought-provoking guide to a disorder which affects roughly one in five people at some point during their lives...
Queen's Speech: SANE responds to pledges on mental health
21st Jun 2017
In the Queen's Speech today, the government pledged to reform mental health legislation and prioritise mental health in the NHS in England. Responding to the announcements, Marjori...