Tag: mental health

Improving mental health care in Sierra Leone

-Sierra Leone emerged from a civil war recently which severely damaged its communities, and especially the infrastructure across the country. 10 years on, they’re still trying to rebuild the health services. Just to give you an example of what this looks like, there’s been estimates recently that there’s about 13% of the population that suffers

Mental Health First Aid in the workplace

Some of you are already aware that Hewett Recruitment run HR forums in association with the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce and a topic that’s recently come up frequently is mental health first aid in the workplace. I’ve recently been on a course myself to become a Mental Health First Aid Champion. It was