Edge Hill University academics have helped a sporting charity secure funding to extend a successful mental health programme for men. The University’s sport and mental health research team were commissioned by Rugby League Cares (RL Cares) to explore the impact of their Offload programme which aims to improve men’s mental health; the results are now […]
Two Aughton sisters are celebrating graduating from Edge Hill University with First Class degrees.
The Sport and Physical Activity department is offering a fully funded fees bursary for a candidate wishing to pursue research linked to Tackling the Blues whilst studying for a full-time postgraduate degree.
In the first ever nationwide survey of its kind, academics at Edge Hill University, in partnership with DOCIAsport, have announced today (15 April) that mental illness and poor mental health are commonly experienced by people who play sport, exercise or who work in the UK sport and physical activity sector. Responses from over 1200 men […]
Edge Hill University in partnership with DOCIAsport is today (Wednesday 10 October) launching the UK’s first ever national survey into the mental health of people involved in sport.
The Department of Sport and physical Activity has for the first time this year provided 90 of its third year students with an opportunity to undertake the accredited Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England qualification to enhance both their academic studies and future employability prospects. In doing so, Edge Hill became the first university in […]