A new report on women’s mental health shows that religious groups now talk more about psychology than sinning.
Do-gooding Westerners will only make things worse for Ugandan homosexuals threatened by oppressive new legislation.
Social workers took a lot of flak after the Baby P case, but a government campaign to recruit more is hypocritical.
Redefining everyday problems and personality quirks as psychiatric problems is bad news for us all - and democracy.
Social workers are trying to improve their image post-Baby P, but the fact is they will always be controversial.
Must-reads from the past week
The way the term ‘bullying’ has spread from schools to workplaces exposes today’s low view of workers.
The latest celebrity-fronted awareness campaign conflates everyday emotional turmoil with serious mental ill-health.
Preventing adults from adopting because they’re too fat or the wrong ethnicity means children will be left in the care system.
Today’s blanket suspicion of what happens ‘behind closed doors’ makes it harder to spot real cases of abuse.
A new campaign to tackle ‘ignorance’ about mental health issues among the young pathologises being a teenager.