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Harland, Ken (2008) Key issues in promoting mental health: Masculinity and Mental Health. Design for Living partnership: Action Mental Health, The Youth Council for Northern Ireland and The Health Promotion Agency NI, . health promotion Agency. 15 pp. [Research report (external)]

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Abstract

This paper written for the Design for Living partnership: Action Mental Health, The Youth Council for Northern Ireland and The Health Promotion Agency NI, The paper focuses on young men’smental health in Northern Ireland.It particularly highlights important connections between masculinity and mental health, and considerations for a society emerging from a period of prolonged conflict. It also providespointers for practitioners engaging and supporting young men around the themes of mental and emotional health and self-esteem.

Item Type:Research report (external)
Keywords:Masculinity, Mental Health, Developing practice with young men
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Sociology and Applied Social Studies
Research Institutes and Groups:Institute for Research in Social Sciences
Institute for Research in Social Sciences > Social Work & Social Policy
ID Code:16925
Deposited By:Dr Ken Harland
Deposited On:25 Jan 2011 09:03
Last Modified:20 Mar 2012 12:23

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