Self-harm

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Self-harm in prisons hits record high, report says

Self-harm in prisons hits record high, report says

New figures from the Ministry of Justice have shown the number of self-harm cases occurring in prisons are at an all-time high.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

Mental Health

'Appalling' mental health provision behind rise in self-harming children

'Appalling' mental health provision behind rise in self-harming children

‘Appalling’ mental health provsion is behind a sharp rise in the number of self-harming children, a professor has claimed.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Friday, February 8, 2019

Social media

Ian Lucas MP: We 'cannot trust' powerful social media companies

Ian Lucas MP: We 'cannot trust' powerful social media companies

A Labour MP has called for independent regulators to monitor social media companies, claiming they had been "beyond the law for far too long".

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Nurse thrown out of profession after having sex with homeless teenage patient

Nurse thrown out of profession after having sex with homeless teenage patient

Nurse thrown out of profession after having sex with homeless teenage patient

The nurse said he took the risk for love, but it backfired

Friday, December 9, 2016

Friday, December 9, 2016

'Numbers of those who self-harm will be much higher than figures show', says volunteer organisation Harmless

'Numbers of those who self-harm will be much higher than figures show', says volunteer organisation Harmless

'Numbers of those who self-harm will be much higher than figures show'

The NSPCC says nearly 19,000 children were admitted to hospital last year as a result of self-harming – a 14% rise over the last three years