Tag Archives: Mental Health

Mental-health beds shortage ‘causing distress’

More mental-health hospital beds are needed in England to end the “distressing” sending of patients far from home, analysis suggests. Patients with conditions such as schizophrenia can be sent to hospitals miles away from their home if their nearby units do not have space. The Department of Health aims to end inappropriate far-away placements by 2021. But the Royal College ... Read More »

How Performance Reviews Can Harm Mental Health

PHOTO: ISTOCK/GETTY IMAGES By CHANA R. SCHOENBERGER October 26, 2015 24 COMMENTS Big companies are starting to rethink how they do performance reviews. And that might do a lot to help their employees’ mental health. In recent years, giants like Microsoft Corp. and Eli Lilly & Co. have dropped the standard model of performance reviews where an employee meets with ... Read More »