As many as 450 million people are currently affected by mental health issues across the world and there are more than 200 officially recognised conditions which can be encountered.
‘Happiness’ is an incredibly important word for everyone. It is the way in which we gauge our success in life and is the driving force behind almost all of the decisions we make.
Congratulations to the Encompass employees who successfully completed a gruelling half marathon this Sunday!
If you’re looking for a rewarding and fulfilling career where you can work with amazing people on a daily basis, why not consider becoming a Support Worker at Encompass
Enduring loneliness can be extremely detrimental to a person’s health and can even affect proper functioning of the immune system in extreme cases.
Enjoying a small drink with an evening meal is commonplace in many households in the UK; however, excessive alcohol consumption is widely known to increase the risk of developing serious diseases conditions later in life
Almost everyone has heard of depression but Bipolar Disorder (sometimes referred to as “manic depression”) is a less widely known mental condition – but what is it exactly
Depersonalisation Disorder is one of the lesser known mental health conditions in the present day which, despite being less severe than other conditions such as depression and schizophrenia, can still have a great impact on a person’s experience in life
You may have heard of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) as Body Dysmorphia or even Dysmorphic Syndrome, but did you know it can affect up to 2.4% of the population
In this blog we will be exploring the reasons why mental health is just as important as physical health