Keighley Cougars Players Session The State of Mind player session visited Cougar Park on 28/08/12 and presented to the Championship club. Thanks to Jason Demetriou for the warm welcome. This was the fifteenth club in the lower leagues to access the training since round 27 of Super League in 2011. State of Mind are committed…
UK Suicide Strategy Launched Middle-aged men are now the group at highest risk of taking their own lives in England, statistics reveal. Key reasons could be job or money worries due to the recession, says a new government strategy to reduce the number of suicides. Suicide rates among young men – previously the most at-risk group –…
Ernie Benbow (Programme Manager of State of Mind) and Greg Burgess (North Lanarkshire’s Choose Life Co-ordinator) were invited by Madeline Moon MP for Bridgend, to make presentations to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Suicide and Self Harm Prevention at the House of Commons on Tuesday 13 March 2012.
With the new year now upon us, we at State of Mind have taken time to reflect on our achievements during 2011. Here’s our story so far…..
Bradford Bulls new owner Omar Khan has stated that he hopes to bring back Bullmania to rejuvenate Odsal into an atmospheric stadium experience once more
Recently welcomed to the Palace of Westminster, State of Mind received high praise and support for its innovative work surrounding mental health in Rugby League.
Want a piece of State of Mind?! Following successful media coverage significant interest has been received from the Rugby League community for State of Mind merchandise.
Mental Health Awareness in Rugby League – An introductory course for coaches Free professional development! The course has been specifically designed for people working in rugby league, and coaches in particular. It is two hours long and free to attend. Attendees don’t need any previous knowledge of mental health.