Yearly Archives: 2010

Barry Schwartz Using our practical wisdom

In this video, Barry Schwartz dives into the question ‘How do we do the right thing?’. With help from collaborator Kenneth Sharpe, he shares stories that illustrate the difference between following the rules and truly choosing wisely. Read more »

Wellbeing and Resilience Measure (WARM) Wellbeing and Resilience Measure (WARM)

The Wellbeing and Resilience Measure (WARM), developed by the Young Foundation, is a measure which combines existing data about localities, combining familiar statistics on such things as jobs and health with new ways of thinking about how happy and resilient communities are. Read more »

No health without public mental health No health without public mental health

This position statement published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists asserts that the clinical engagement in commissioning for public mental health is essential to ensure that effectiveness, quality and safety are prioritised and waste of resources is avoided. Read more »

Sustainable social care: the natural environment

This briefing summarises research which considers the role of the natural environment in promoting health, wellbeing and social care. The findings highlighted include: the importance of access to local green space in promoting both physical and mental health, and in improving social integration hat the natural envornment can help to reduce aggressive behaviour with different… Read more »