Dr Andrew Mayers

Dr Andrew Mayers

PhD, MBPsS, FRSA

amayers@bournemouth.ac.uk

Much of my work has received media attention, through newspaper, radio and television. You can access some of that on this page.

If you are involved with media production (or if you are a media student), and would like to contact me for an interview, feature, or documentary about any of my work please do so via e-mail or Twitter.

Media

Television & online video

Dorset Mind You Tube  May 14th 2018 #Day2Day montage for MHAW2018

Channel Mum (Facebook Live)  May 2nd 2018  World Maternal Mental Health Day

Dorset Mind You Tube  March 15th 2018  #Day2Day mental health video campaign

BUZZ Bournemouth  January 11th 2018  Father's mental health

ITV Good Morning Britain October 26th 2017  Men, stress, mental health and sleep

May 30th 2017  Podcast with Mark Williams for IFMHD 2017

You Tube May 24th 2017  Promoting Mordue Picture's 'Mad World' film

You Tube March 27th 2017  Fathers' birth trauma research project

You Tube  October 9th 2015  Dorset Mental Health Street Triage and #WMHDBU15

You Tube  October 6th 2015  Mental Health Education for Young People

ITV Meridian News  June 4th 2015   Fixers UK: Young people's mental health

BBC 1 Breakfast   November 21st 2012   Children's sleep

ITV Daybreak   November 1st 2012   Children's sleep

Jump TV (BU Media Student Channel) Student sleep (from 02.27)

Radio and podcasts

BBC Radio Solent  May 1st 2018  Gay farmers and rural mental health

Voice of Islam Radio  April 19th 2018  Maternal mental health

BUZZ Bournemouth  February 1st 2018  Young people's mental health

BU Podcast  January 12th 2018  Big boys don't cry

BU Soundcloud  December 17th 2017  RED January support for Dorset Mind

LBC Radio  October 25th 2017  Can fathers have postnatal depression?

BBC Radio Solent  October 9th 2017  World Mental Health Day 2017

BIRSt Radio  October 9th 2017  Podcast with Jonny Benjamin and Neil Laybourn

BBC Radio Solent  August 25th 2017  New infant mental health charity (DorPIP)

Forest FM  August 23rd 2017  Dorset Mind

BBC Radio Solent  May 8th 2017  Mental health and Election 2017

BBC Radio Solent  March 31st 2017  Dorset CCG proposals for mental health

BIRSt Radio  February 2nd 2017  Time to Talk Day at Bournemouth University

Older radio material

Newspapers, magazines, and other media

Dorset Eye  May 18th 2018  Bournemouth RFC star raises mental health awareness

HuffPost UK  May 17th 2018  Postnatal depression in men

Dorset Eye  May 14th 2018  Samaritans' volunteer heading to Buckingham Palace

Dorset Echo  May 4th 2018  Dorset PCC donation to Acts Fast

Bournemouth Echo  May 4th 2018  Dorset PCC donation to Acts Fast

Dorset Eye  May 2nd 2018  Dorset PCC donation to Acts Fast

Metro April 26th 2018  It's time to talk about fathers' postnatal depression

Bournemouth Echo April 18th 2018 Dorset Mind new mental health service Dorchester

Dorset Echo  April 18th 2018 Dorset Mind new mental health service Dorchester

Wessex FM  April 15th 2018  Dorset Mind's new mental health service in Dorchester

Dorset Eye  April 9th 2018  Dorset Mind - new mental health service west Dorset

Bournemouth Echo April 8th 2018 Bournemouth band record song about fathers' PND

Dorset Echo April 8th 2018 Bournemouth band record song about fathers' PND

Bournemouth Echo March 24th 2018 Lessons learned from suicide at St Ann's Hospital

Dorset Echo  March 24th 2018 Lessons learned from suicide at St Ann's Hospital

Bournemouth Echo  March 14th 2018  Dorchester community mental health event

Dorset Echo  March 14th 2018  Dorchester community mental health event

The Breaker  February 15th 2018  Destigmatising mental health in the workplace

Daily Mail  February 6th 2018  Postnatal depression and PTSD in fathers

The Breaker  February 1st 2018  Time to Talk Day 2018

Metro  February 1st 2018  Suicide (Time to Talk Day 2018)

The Sleep Council  January 26th 2018  Sleep and mental health

BUZZ Bournemouth  January 19th 2018  Mental health education in schools

BU News  November 23rd 2017  Fathers and postnatal depression

Metro UK News  November 21st 2017  Fathers can get postnatal depression too

The Conversation (UK)  November 20th 2017  Fathers' mental health

The Breaker  November 20th 2017  Fathers mental health

Dorset Eye  November 13th 2017  R.E.D January - raising funds for Dorset Mind

Bournemouth Echo  November 5th 2017  MPs to debate mental health education

Dorset Echo  November 5th 2017  MPs to debate mental health education

Dorset Eye  November 1st 2017  Dorset Mind - mental health education in schools

Dorset Eye  November 1st 2017 Dorset Mind - Calvin's Teen Award

Wessex FM October 27th 2017  Dorset Mind - mental health workplace

Dorset Eye  October 26th 2017  Dorset Mind - mental health workplace

Closer Magazine  October 24th 2017  Fathers' mental health

Metro  October 6th 2017  Amazon 'hoodie' outrage

Metro  October 5th 2017  Amazon 'hoodie' outrage

Daily Mail  October 4th 2017  Amazon advert for 'anorexia hoodie'

Prior to October 2017, click below

Older material (to September 2017)