Mental Health: Time To Change Support for Stigma Reduction (Time To Change / BBC News / NHS England)

Summary

Time to Change, the mental health anti-stigma campaign, and NHS England have together developed a training pack to support mental health professionals in tackling stigma and discrimination in NHS mental health and illness services. These resources are available to download by NHS employees, particularly those within mental health Trusts  in England.

“NHS England has worked with Time To Change, England’s biggest programme to challenge mental health stigma and discrimination”.

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Reference

Working with Time To Change to build on positive practice in mental health services. London: NHS England, February 25th 2016.

Some background and the broader policy context:

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Reference

David Cameron: ‘We need to end stigma of mental health’. London: BBC Health News, February 15th 2016.

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