A £1 million pound investment in The Priory Hospital in Bristol will enable more patients with mental health needs to be treated.
Priory will be posing a mental health question a day on Twitter, and posting the answer alongside it.
The Priory Group welcomes the Government’s pledge to prioritise mental health, and help schools and business handle the 'hidden injustice' of mental illness.
Though the festive period is arguably the busiest time of year, it seems that males aged 25+ suffer from loneliness, anxiety and a number of pressures at Christmas.
Dr Van Zwanenberg is calling on parents to ‘schedule unscheduled time’ for their children and make a New Year’s resolution to cut back on their children’s extra-curricular activities.
1st December sees the merger of Partnerships in Care and The Priory Group, creating an unrivalled network across Healthcare, Education and Children’s Services, Adult Care and Elderly Care Services.
Child and adolescent psychiatrist Dr Hayley Van Zwanenberg was speaking after top doctors in the United States said children under five should spend no more than an hour a day in front of television or computer screens - and infants under two should not view them at all.
Priory Group is celebrating after its Internal Communications Manager Zoe Chiverton was 'highly commended' at an awards ceremony celebrating 'best in class' in internal communications worldwide.
In its report, the CQC said: "Patients were positive about their experience and felt listened to by staff. Patients told us staff were caring and treated them with respect. Nurses were visible and staff were always around for support."
Priory is holding its first National Open Day and it will take place October 10th, to run alongside World Mental Health Day 2016. We invite you all to come along to discuss mental health.