Mental Health: Fact or Myth?

There are many common misconceptions floating around about the impact and management of mental health. In order to dispel some of these misconceptions, here are 5 statements about mental health which are either a ‘FACT’ or a ‘MYTH’.

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3 Simple things you can do this World Mental Health Day

​Today marks World Mental Health Day 2017 with this year's theme being workplace well-being.

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How To Improve your Emotional Intelligence

Despite the heavy emphasis placed on the importance of one’s IQ, intelligence in academia and the workplace, there is a lesser known type of intelligence which is just as, and arguably more so, important for success in the workplace.

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The Future of Your Company Involves Stress Management Training

Mismanagement of mental health problems in the workplace are costing UK businesses £30.3 billion per year. Failure to implement strategies to support employees, may result in organisations experiencing problems with presenteeism, absenteeism and lack of engagement and motivation in staff.

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Campaign to fund mental health education for Birmingham children

Katie Buckingham, founder of Altruist Enterprises, needs your help in a campaign to deliver mental health awareness workshops to young people in Birmingham.

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5 Things about Absence Management You Need to Know

​Employee absence is currently a major issue for UK businesses with employers facing a yearly bill of around £9 billion for sick pay and associated costs with individuals missing out on £4 billion a year in lost earnings.

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Adult Mental Health First Aid Birmingham

Our next open 2 day Mental Health First Aid course will be taking place on Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th October 2017 in Birmingham City Centre. To register your interest, please email info@altruistuk.com, stating your name, role and organisation.

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Mental Health First Aid Lite Course Solihull

Our next Mental Health First Aid Lite course will be taking place on Monday 9th October 2017 in Solihull. The course is 3 hours long and is open to all. To register your interest, please email info@altruistuk.com, and state your name, role and organisation.

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5 Common Signs a Child is Being Bullied

In 2016, it was demonstrated that an adult at school was notified in less than half of all bullying incidents (Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2016).

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What you can Expect to Gain from Resilience Training

Mismanagement of mental health is costing UK business over £30 billion per year and it is highly unlikely that a day goes by without at least some of your employees encountering problems at work that can lead to increased levels of stress.

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