This MessageMemo summarizes the findings from our research, and provides advocates and experts with a communications map for improving the public’s understanding of children’s mental health and the value of solutions that scientists and policy leaders seek to advance.
Determinism Leavened by Will Power: The Challenge of Closing the Gaps Between the Public and Expert Explanations of Gene-Environment Interaction
Epigenetics has important implications for health policy - but lay perceptions of genetics are out of step with current science. This study pinpoints the gaps.
Talking about children’s health in a cost of living crisis
This guide, produced for Impact on Urban Health and partners, sets out how to drive action on children’s health as we respond to the cost of living crisis in the UK.
Strengthening Youth Mental Health
Cultural mindsets complicate efforts to increase awareness of, build understanding on, and boost support for the systems reforms necessary to better support positive mental health and resilience...