From Handlebar and Dali to Lampshade and Zapata – men across the UK are styling their facial hair for Movember – the annual campaign aimed at raising awareness of men’s health issues.
At NHS England, Claire Murdoch and Professor Tim Kendall are supporting the campaign by calling on men of all ages to talk about their mental health. In this distinctive mustachioed message, which includes details of where to go for support, their call to action is ‘Come forward to talk about your mental health, and ask for help if you think you, a loved one or friend needs it.’
If you’re worried about someone, don’t wait for them to talk to you. Start an honest conversation with them: try saying, ‘You don’t seem to be yourself – are you OK?’ Then listen.
The guidance is aimed at providers of NHS mental health services and contains information applicable to mental health professionals who work within them. It is designed to support providers and staff to exercise their statutory and professional duties to safeguard vulnerable adults, children and young people at risk of radicalisation. It sets out expectations and […]