This week has been Mental Health Awareness Week, this got me thinking more about mental health and health visitors role in this. 1 in 4 people experience mental health problems each year , with 1 in 6 reporting a mental health problem in any given week. Types of common mental health problems include: Depression Generalised… Continue reading #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
Recently I have read a few mummy blogs and comments from parents on health visitors just visiting to tick a box! As public health nurses health visitors visit in order to do preventative work, many may see this as a waste of time, as they feel everything is fine and they do not need any… Continue reading More than a tick box!