As Theresa May announces an overhaul of mental health services, the RCN says more nurses are the key to better care.
The RCN has joined other health professions to call for leadership and essential actions to tackle premature deaths among people with severe mental illness.
RCN members have warned that NHS child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) services are insufficient.
As RCN Congress today debates the need for greater psychological support for young people, the RCN is calling for urgent investment in school nursing.
RCN calls for greater awareness of mental health during and after pregnancy on World Maternal Mental Health Day.
The RCN has called for greater investment in mental health services after a report into acute psychiatric care in England exposed severely ill patients being let down by inadequate inpatient provision.