Hafal launches new guide to treatments for serious mental illness

As part of its campaigning to promote choice and quality in treatments for mental illness, Welsh mental health charity Hafal has launched a new guide to treatments designed to give service users and carers key information on both psychological therapies and medications.

Let’s Get Physical! 2014 campaign celebrated at an event in Cardiff today

Let’s Get Physical! – a 2014 national campaign run by mental health service users and carers – reached its climax today at an event held in St Fagans, Cardiff to mark World Mental Health Day. The event was attended by Mark Drakeford AM and Kevin Brennan MP as well as service users and carers from across Wales, and saw the launch of:-

Mobile Health Centre brings key health checks to NPT patients and carers

Today Let’s Get Physical! reached Neath Port Talbot at an event which included a healthy eating buffet, a zumba exercise class – and a Wii Fit competition! Visitors at today’s event also had the opportunity to get key health checks in the Mobile Health Centre which has journeyed to all 22 counties of Wales during the summer.