Nuffield Trust: Laying foundations: Attitudes and access to mental health nurse education

Author Helen Mthiyane
Posted 2020.10.09

Mental health nursing is a vital and varied profession, accounting for over a third of the mental health workforce in England. Yet the numbers choosing to study to join the profession are unable to meet sharply rising demand. This major new report, commissioned by NHS Employers and the Mental Health Network, looks at ways more people might be attracted to apply to study mental health nursing – and reasons why numbers are currently limited.

Download the report on the Nuffield Trust website.