News, views and analysis

 

What mental health means to me

Writing competitionCan you tell us in 800 words or less about a time when a patient or particular experience shaped your opinion on mental health? 

How did you manage to change perceptions among your patients and the public? 

Or perhaps you have coped - well or otherwise - with mental health issues personally. How did you do it?

Find out more about the competition and enter

Follow us

Twitter

@TheBMA

RT @GlenisWillmott: MEPs voted today for action on EU-wide labelling warning pregnant women not to consume alcohol. @TheBMA @EuroLabour

31 Mar 2015 15:02 PM

Receive the BMJ free for a month with BMA membership free for one month #BMA1monthfree http://t.co/d83GvPGTlW pic.twitter.com/Pd31HUHyDD

31 Mar 2015 15:00 PM

RT @Medacs_Health: Looking to get the most out of your #appraisal as a #locum? Check out the webinar we have put together with @TheBMA - hthttp://t.co/CoGhuJbKXU

31 Mar 2015 14:01 PM

In the news

Tests to combat sicknote culture

People away from work for more than four weeks could face fitness-to-work tests 

Daily Mail


GP keeps patient list closed

A Kettering doctor is defying a 'breach' of contract by refusing to take on new patients because of safety concerns

BBC News


GPs forced to work for free

Survey finds more than two-thirds carry out unfunded work

GP