Topic: Mental health

The Impact of COVID-19 on Prisons: A User-led Perspective

The Impact of COVID-19 on Prisons: A User-led Perspective

Queen’s University Belfast researchers discuss their landmark study on the impact of COVID-19 measures in prisons ...
Mental Health in the City: Five Key Takeaways

Mental Health in the City: Five Key Takeaways

IPPO Cities convened a policy roundtable to explore insights from the pandemic for city policymakers around mental health.  The event ...

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Impact of the Pandemic on the Lives and Mental Health of People with Intellectual Disabilities

Impact of the Pandemic on the Lives and Mental Health of People with Intellectual Disabilities

Directions for future policy development to help mitigate the impact the COVID-19 pandemic had on the 1.5 million people with ...
Notes from Bilbao: why is it necessary to incorporate psychology in urban planning?

Notes from Bilbao: why is it necessary to incorporate psychology in urban planning?

Idoia Postigo, General Director of Bilbao Metropoli-30, writes for IPPO Cities on the emotional life of the city and calls ...
Burnout, Rigid Scheduling and Ever-Growing Pressures are Pushing Talented Staff Out, Writes Scrub Nurse

Burnout, Rigid Scheduling and Ever-Growing Pressures are Pushing Talented Staff Out, Writes Scrub Nurse

Burnout, rigid scheduling and ever-growing pressures are pushing talented staff out, writes scrub nurse Sarah Ashford ...
Mental Health in the City: can developing a new ‘Urban Psychology’ be an antidote to poor design and policy?

Mental Health in the City: can developing a new ‘Urban Psychology’ be an antidote to poor design and policy?

Chris Murray, Director of Core Cities UK, writes for IPPO Cities on urban psychology in advance of his appearance at ...
What lessons can we learn from furlough for managing future social shocks? 

What lessons can we learn from furlough for managing future social shocks? 

The furlough scheme was useful in protecting mental health, but not without its drawbacks, UCL researchers find ...
Who suffered the most during homeschooling? Parents of young kids and older children

Who suffered the most during homeschooling? Parents of young kids and older children

New research shows that teenagers and the parents of young children was hardest hit by the strain of homeschooling during ...