Catherine Gamble

Mental health nursing: RCN lead Catherine Gamble on why she feels optimistic

The RCN mental health professional lead reflects on her first six months in the job

Listen to BME people in high-security hospitals

The number of black and minority ethnic (BME) people in the UK’s mental health and legal...

Under pressure: what employers must do to reduce workplace stress

It is reckless of healthcare organisations to ignore signs of stress in their workforce or...

Framework for change: supporting you to drive improvement

The Leading Change, Adding Value framework for nursing, midwifery and care staff is halfway...


RCNi Nurse Awards: the search for the best in mental health nursing is on

The search for the best of the best in mental health nursing is underway with the launch of...

Felicity Stockwell

Watch: Felicity Stockwell – interview with the author of The Unpopular Patient

Mental health advocate Felicity Stockwell wrote The Unpopular Patient, which is regarded as...

Felicity Stockwell: the popular nurse who wrote The Unpopular Patient

Felicity Stockwell wrote The Unpopular Patient, which is regarded as one of the most...

Half a century of nursing with mental health nurse Kevin Gournay

Influential mental health nurse Kevin Gournay, on how half a century working in the...

Ian Hulatt reflects on his 13 years at the RCN

Outgoing RCN professional lead for mental health Ian Hulatt approves of high profile figures...

20 years of MHP

Championing 20 years of mental health nursing

From focusing on personality disorders to reviewing drugs for schizophrenia and cognitive...

Ali Land

Mental health nurse now a literary sensation

Global fame beckons for Ali Land and her bestselling debut novel Good Me Bad Me


Therapeutic relationships and storytelling in mental health settings

​Jess Wilson was recently highly commended in the Mental Health Practice category of the...

Animal hospital – the therapeutic use of pets

Recent guidelines have stated how the use of animals can improve the mental well-being of...

The Mental Health Network: fixing a Cinderella service

Chief executive of the Mental Health Network Sean Duggan took up post in November last year...

National mental health director Claire Murdoch says future of nursing is bright

Claire Murdoch originally wanted to have a career as an actor and dancer, but after five ‘

Tackling stigma through sport

Harnessing the power of sport to reach out to vulnerable groups of men who do not readily