Claudia Hammond launches the 2021 All in the Mind Awards
Claudia Hammond launches the 2021 All in the Mind Awards – a chance for anyone who has received help for a mental health problem to recognise the people and organisations who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.
1 in 3 of us will experience problems with our mental health at some time in our lives. Help and support from people around us can make all the difference in how we cope day to day and set us on the road to recovery. Between now and the end of January 2021 the Radio 4 All in the Mind Awards are seeking listeners’ experiences of brilliant mental health care and will recognise the people – the unsung heroes - who helped make the difference.
There are 3 categories for the awards, the individual, professional or project:
Individual Award : An individual family member, friend, boss or colleague who offered significant support.
Professional Award: A mental health professional whose dedication, help and support made a really significant difference to you. This could be a psychologist, psychiatrist, social worker, nurse, volunteer or other professional.
Project Award: A mental health project or group you took part in, either in person or online, which made a big difference to your recovery or the way you cope.
The winners of the awards will be announced during a ceremony to be held in London in June 2021.
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