Today the revised Mental Health Act 1983 Code of Practice for Wales was laid before the Assembly and published online. The Code will become extant on 3rd October 2016.
The first ever International Fathers’ Mental Health Day will take place on Monday 20th June 2016 to raise awareness of postnatal depression (PND), antenatal anxiety and childbirth trauma experienced by men.
Cardiff University’s School of Law and Politics is staging a conference on 24th June at the Future Inn, Cardiff Bay, exploring “Mental Health, Learning Disability and Social Care: Protecting human rights in the austerity crisis”. The conference is supported by patient-led Welsh mental health charity Hafal.