Summary of report contentHealthwatch Wirral created this brief summary report to give the findings of the survey they carried out to find out about young people in Wirral's understanding of mental health. 148 young people responded to the survey and the biggest mental health issues identified were: 1. Anxiety 2. Stress 3. Depression 4. Pressure from family/friends Ideas generated for what could be done to raise awareness of services included; More publicity in schools, doctors and on television More adverts More posters Awareness online on social media More places to go The summary also mentions what might be the biggest future issues in mental health and what can be done to minimise those issues, as well as looking at awareness of specific organisations in the area delivering mental health services.
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Mental Health Survey: What's on your mind report
Date of publication
Friday, 16 September, 2016
Type of report
Lifestyle and wellbeing
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Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation?
What type of organisation requested the work
Primary research method used
How was the information collected?
If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced?
Community based services for people with mental health needs
Types of disabilities
Types of long term conditions
Mental health condition
Number of people who shared their views
All people under the age of 18
Does the information include public's views?
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
Does the information include staff's views?
Does the information include other people's views?
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views?
Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
Does the information contain a response from a provider?
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Is there evidence of impact external to the report?