Sue Baker

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Pictures Can Be Just as Damaging as Words When It Comes to Mental Health Problems in the Media

(0) Comments | Posted 19 March 2015 | (23:00)

This week, Time to Change launched a campaign, called Get the Picture, to change the way mental health stories in the media are illustrated.

We know pictures can be just as damaging as words when it comes to mental health problems in the media. Far too often, we have seen...

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We Need to Tackle Mental Health Stigma in African and Caribbean Communities

(0) Comments | Posted 31 May 2013 | (11:49)

Mental health problems are extremely common across society, with one in four of us experiencing them in any year. Despite being so common, people from all communities will still experience discriminatory attitudes and behaviours that can prevent people from speaking out, seeking support and playing full and active roles in...

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Mental Health Leaves Friends Lost for Words

(1) Comments | Posted 30 January 2013 | (13:10)

Over the last year in particular, the topic of mental health has very much been in the media spotlight. From MPs speaking out about their mental health problems in parliament to Channel 4's taboo tackling mental health season - '4 Goes Mad'. I feel like we've really started make some...

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