Autistic people are more likely to experience mental health conditions, with anxiety affecting a staggering 40%. What are the reasons for mental illness in autistic people, and how can we develop better treatments to improve the quality of life for those affected? We take a look at the research finding out.
Paramedics are three times as likely as the general population to develop mental health problems. We chat to a researcher testing a simple exercise with the hope of preventing mental illness from affecting so many emergency workers.
Psychological treatments are often the treatment of choice for people experiencing mental illness. But they’re hard to access and don’t always work well enough. A new report sets out a 10-step plan for how research could help.
Harry's struggled with his own mental health after his father died, now he's creating a short film to raise awareness.
This Mother's Day we look at four projects transforming maternal mental health.
Dr Valeria Mondelli talks about her greatest achievements this International Women's Day.
This International Women's Day, Dr Anne-Laura van Harmelen describes the unique challenges women in science face and what we can do to overcome them.
Professor Ann John tells us what needs to be done to get more women into science this International Women's Day.