Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness Week 14-20 May

Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from the 14th to 20th of May this year.  Take a look of our stock and see what resources you can order for your campaigns.

We also would like to share with you that people of all ages in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough now have access to a mental health support website http://www.keep-your-head.com/.

This website provides a range of local and national information on looking after your mental health, self-help resources, and services that can help when you need more support. There are also dedicated pages for professionals with information on referral options and key contacts for services.

 

 

Featured Resources

Keep Your Head (A4 poster - all age edition 1)

This poster features the Keep Your Head website funded by Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group and developed by Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, with support from local voluntary and other public sector services.  The website is a central point for information about mental health and wellbeing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. This site signposts people of all age to important online information and local services on mental health and wellbeing.

 

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Keep Your Head (A4 poster - all age edition 2)

This poster features the Keep Your Head website funded by Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group and developed by Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, with support from local voluntary and other public sector services.  The website is a central point for information about mental health and wellbeing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. This site signposts people of all age to important online information and local services on mental health and wellbeing.

 

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Keep Your Head (A4 poster - young people edition)

This poster features the Keep Your Head website funded by Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group and developed by Cambridgeshire County Council, Peterborough City Council, with support from local voluntary and other public sector services.  The website is a central point for information on children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. This site signposts young people and people care for them to important online information and local services on mental health and wellbeing for young people. It’s for children, young people, parents, carers, teachers and other professionals. 

 

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Stress - What everyone should know

Dual-purpose highly coloured leaflet which folds out to be an A3 poster, provides information pictorially on how to recognise and control stress and the pressures in life. Explains what happens to your body, what excessive stress can lead to, the main causes of stress, finding a balance in life, how to help yourself and where to get more information and advice.

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Depression - You're not alone

Depression is a very common experience and this leaflet explains how to recognise depression, what causes depression, the symptoms, how to help yourself and where to get more help and advice. Includes additional information for children, teenagers, and older adults.

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CPFT Psychological Wellbeing Service

The CPFT Psychological Wellbeing Service is part of our Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) services. The IAPT programme is available in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough and this service supports the frontline NHS in implementing National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines for people suffering from depression and anxiety disorders.

You can access the service by contacting your GP and asking for a referral, or alternatively you can refer yourself via http://www.cpft.nhs.uk/services/pws/psychological-wellbeing-service.htm or by telephoning 0300 300 0055.

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