Mental Health

  • 16 May

    Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 runs from 16th – 22nd May and is concentrating on the theme of relationships. Keeping in line with this theme Priory wants to explore online relationships and whether they are good for mental health.

  • 06 Apr

    We asked an ex-patient from one of our Priory hospitals to highlight his personal experience of mental health in the workplace as part of a new series of Priory blogs. The fourth in a six part series, the focus here is on work/life balance...

  • 24 Mar

    Bipolar disorder is a condition defined by mood swings, from excessive energetic highs to depressive and extreme lows. Dr James Woolley at Priory Hospital Roehampton, discusses the condition...

  • 22 Mar

    Priory's Dr Hayley Van Zwanenberg, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist from Woodbourne Priory Hospital, provides advice for parents who may be concerned their child is affected by sexting.

  • 09 Mar

    We all deal with different amounts of stress in our lives and some stress is good for us, but how do we tell when we are living with too much? Priory’s Dr Stroma Macfarlane from Priory Wellbeing Centre Southampton explains the importance of recognising our individual stress levels…

  • 04 Mar

    Dr Natasha Bijlani Consultant Psychiatrist at Priory Hospital Roehampton provides 5 Top Tips for recognising and dealing with the early signs of postnatal depression…

  • 26 Feb

    Michelle Dalley, CBT Therapist from Priory Hospital Chelmsford explains the symptoms and feelings of Anxiety and shares her 5 Top Tips for coping.

  • 18 Feb

    Ruby Wax, the American comedian, mental health campaigner and author, chose the Priory Hospital in south-west London as the venue to receive her OBE.

  • 17 Feb

    Dr Costas Papageorgiou from Priory Hospital Altrincham helps to highlight the impact that OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) can have, one of his patient’s Mary* shares her struggle…

  • 15 Feb

    We often hear people use the phrase “I’m a bit OCD” but are we trivialising a condition which can in fact be very serious? The team from Priory Hospital North London provide a top line explanation…

of 13