Sport scheme to help people with mental health problems unveiled

Stephen HemingwayKevin KiplingSteve Hemingway has been a mental health nurse for 20 years and now lectures in mental health at the University.   Kevin Kipling is a Senior Lecturer in Exercise Science within the University’s Division of Health and Wellbeing and his research specialises in exercise.

They brought their expertise together to give their views on a BBC News story which talks about a new sport scheme to be unveiled to aid people with mental health problems.

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Is Fiona Woolf’s child abuse inquiry falling apart before it’s begun?

10-gallagher-blog-thumbDr Bernard Gallagher is a Reader in Social Work and Applied Social Sciences and specialises in child protection.  He is also on the editorial board of Child Abuse Review. Here he talks about the Fiona Woolf child abuse inquiry and if it is falling apart even before it has begun. Continue reading…