Here’s just a selection of the rich resources to support men’s mental health. Explore our full range via our website: https://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/library
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Conrad D. Promoting men’s mental health. 2010
Broom A. Men’s health: body, identity and social context. 2009
Lew M. Victims no longer : the classic guide for men recovering from sexual child abuse. 2nd edition. 2004
Evidence searches carried out on Men’s Mental Health
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Male suicide prevention projects
Causes of high suicide rate of men aged 44-55
Since 1949, the Mental Health Foundation has been the UK’s leading charity for everyone’s mental health. With prevention at the heart of what they do, they aim to find and address the sources of mental health problems so that people and communities can thrive.
ManHealth is a Community Interest Company who provides support to men through a range of methods including training and peer support. They support men experiencing mental health issues through peer support groups which are all ran by male facilitators who have a lived experience. Their training is centred on health inequalities affecting men and they campaign to raise awareness about men’s health.
The Men’s Health Forum is a charity supporting men’s health in England, Wales and Scotland. The Men’s Health Manifesto which can be found on the Men’s Health Forum website sets out the changes needed to tackle the high rate of premature deaths in men.