A report published today by the Welsh Assembly Government’s Communities and Culture committee has found that “the most significant healthcare issue for juvenile offenders from Wales is mental ill-health”.
A report published today has claimed that if prisoners with a serious mental illness in England and Wales received proper psychiatric care the collective cost saving per year would be £1bn.
A former employee of AstraZeneca has said that the pharmaceutical company wanted to withold information about the side-effects of its antipsychotic medication Seroquel.
An event to mark the Royal Approval of Cardiff North AM Jonathan Morgan’s Mental Health Legislative Competence Order (LCO) has been held at Hafal’s National Resource Centre at St Fagans.
The National Assembly for Wales has been granted the power to create an Assembly Measure (or ‘Welsh Law’) dealing with assessment, treatment and advocacy in mental health.
The Assembly Government, in partnership with the Wales Alliance for Mental Health, has invited mental health service users in Wales to nominate outstanding nurses for a national award…
Deputy Minister for Social Services, Gwenda Thomas AM, has outlined proposals to improve the lives of carers through the Welsh Assembly Government’s proposed Carers’ Strategies (Wales) Measure.