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Exciting changes to Black Dog Tribe

Over the past two years of running the Black Dog Tribe (BDT) website SANE has had the opportunity to listen to thousands of Tribers, grow the community, and introduce new, creative and supportive ways to discuss all aspects of mental health.

Whilst BDT social media is very active, the use of the BDT forum and website is at a relatively low level. Based on this, we think the best way to continue our thriving community is to invite BDT members to join the SANE Community – which is the heart of SANE’s website.

As part of this exciting transition, we will give Tribers an independent platform on the

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17 | 09 | 2014
Team SANE are running the British 10K for mental health!

Forty-two fundraising heroes are taking on this race past London’s greatest landmarks, to raise funds and awareness for mental health! 
 
The brilliant Team

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08 | 07 | 2014
I have struggled with depression and anxiety – it doesn't have to be the end

Ariane Sherine
theguardian.com
 
Nine years ago I was newly pregnant when I was violently attacked by my boyfriend at the time. We were

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08 | 07 | 2014
Welfare reform 'takes toll on poor', Citizens Advice Cymru claims

BBC News Wales
Vulnerable people are being forced into hardship due to welfare reform, Citizens Advice Cymru has claimed.
 
It

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08 | 07 | 2014
Mentally ill people need to be helped, not hounded

By Polly Toynbee, The Guardian
 
Ministers promise 'parity of esteem' for mental and physical health services. Instead the reality is scandalous

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08 | 07 | 2014
'Huge gaps' in mental health care for new mothers

By BBC News Health
 
There are "huge gaps" in support and care for the mental health of new mothers by the NHS in England, a parenting charity has

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07 | 07 | 2014
UK authors join fight to overhaul children's mental health services

By Amelia Gentleman, The Guardian
 
Philip Pullman and Francesca Simon among writers backing Kids Company campaign sparked by

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07 | 07 | 2014
Honour for mental health campaigner Marjorie Wallace

SANE founder receives healthcare advocate prize at Communiqué Awards 2014
 
Marjorie Wallace, one of the UK's leading mental health campaigners,

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07 | 07 | 2014
UK needs four-day week to combat stress, says top doctor

By Denis Campbell, health correspondent, The Guardian

Photo: Souvid Datta for the Guardian

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04 | 07 | 2014
New approach to mental health care is piloted in Lincolnshire

By Grimsby Telegraph
 
A new approach to mental health emergencies is being piloted in Lincolnshire.
 
In order

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04 | 07 | 2014
Threefold rise in British children visiting self-harm websites, study reveals

By Charlotte Philby, The Independent
 
The number of Britons as young as 11 visiting self-harm websites has nearly trebled in three years,

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04 | 07 | 2014