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The Mental Elf

Keeping you up to date with reliable mental health research, policy & guidance.

  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly six posts per week
  • First post on

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Month starting Posts
Jun 2023 18
Jul 2023 26
Aug 2023 27
Sep 2023 28
Oct 2023 37
Nov 2023 29
Dec 2023 0

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Most recent posts

Understanding maladaptive exercise in adolescence: who is at risk and why?
Caroline Touzeau and Caitlin Lloyd blog about a recent longitudinal cohort study that investigated patterns of maladaptive exercise in young people, which supports "re-framing motivations for exercise in youth away from weight loss at a …
On , by Caroline Touzeau, 67 words
We need to give staff a say, to make sure they will want to stay: what a realist review tells us is missing from the NHS Long Term Workforce Plan
Justine Karpusheff explores a new realist synthesis of factors affecting retention of staff in UK adult mental health services. The post We need to give staff a say, to make sure they will want to …
On , by Justine Karpusheff, 87 words
Extraction or non-extraction treatment and orthodontic outcomes
This review of premolar extraction v non-extraction orthodontic treatment included 30 studies. Of these studies were 29 were retrospective and all 30 studies were considered to be at high risk of bias. The certainty of …
On , by Derek Richards, 68 words