Left to their own devices: Young people, social media and mental health – Bernado’s

Using the internet and social media is an important part of life for children and young people.  It can be a positive opportunity to learn, to connect with friends and family and to have fun. However, internet use can also

In plain sight: Workplace bullying in charities and the implications for leadership – Centre for Mental Health

Report from the  Centre for Mental Health on the impact of bullying and the policies, leadership and systems that contribute to it.  This research identifies six recommendations to reduce the risk of bullying occurring and to effectively respond to it

Prevalence and Mental Health Consequences of Ethnic and Racial Harassment: A Briefing for the IOPC – MiSOC ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change

Recently-conducted research, using nationally representative data on ethnic minorities in the UK, has demonstrated a high prevalence of ethnic and racial harassment and a strong association between experiencing ethnic and racial harassment and mental health. The research found that ethnic

Report to the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport into Cultural Issues related to allegations of Bullying and Harassment in NHS Highland – Scottish Government

An independent review report looking at cultural issues related to allegations of bullying and harassment in NHS Highland by John Sturrock, QC and mediator.  The report identifies there may be no greater leadership challenge in 2019 than to help people

A fair, supportive society: summary report – University College London Institute of Health Equity

NHS England commissioned report that highlights that some of the most vulnerable people in society – those with learning disabilities – will die 15-20 years sooner on average than the general population. Much of the government action needed to improve

Alcohol’s harms to others: the harms from other people’s alcohol consumption in Wales – Liverpool John Moores University Public Health Institute

Internationally, there is growing recognition of the harms that an individual’s alcohol consumption can cause to those around them (referred to as alcohol’s harms to others). Consequently, research into this issue has started to emerge highlighting the nature, extent and costs of alcohol’s

Bullying: Evidence from LSYPE2, wave 3 Research brief – Department for Education

This research brief is based on data from the second Longitudinal Study of Young People in England (LSYPE2). In 2015, LSYPE2 interviewed 10,010 young people in year 11. The report provides: statistics on different types of reported bullying the results for pupils

Approaches to preventing and tackling bullying: Case studies – Department for Education

Qualitative research to understand anti-bullying practices schools have found effective. These include approaches to tackling bullying generally and more specific types of bullying, for example: racial bullying special educational needs and disability (SEND) bullying lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT)

Safety Net: Cyberbullying’s impact on young people’s mental health: Inquiry report – The Children’s Society and Young Minds

Report from The Children’s Society and Young Minds suggesting social media companies aren’t doing enough to tackle cyberbullying putting young people’s mental health at risk. Social media is always present making cyberbullying inescapable for thousands of children. It calls on social

The wellbeing of 15 year-olds: further analysis of the 2014 What About YOUth? survey – Public Health England

Report from Public Health England highlighting associations between health behaviours, other self-rated life factors (such as bullying and body image) and wellbeing. Its four main findings are: Young people who engaged in behaviour which might harm their health such as drinking and

Cyberbullying: An analysis of data from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) survey for England, 2014 – Public Health England

This report summaries data on cyberbullying informed by an analysis of data from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study for England, 2014.  This thematic report presents data from the most recent survey and illustrates associations between cyberbullying and demographics and