May 22, 2020

IMGs Guide to Life in the UK: Q&A with Dr Qureshi, Consultant Psychiatrist

Ever wondered what life in the UK is life for foreign medical professionals? In this blog, we talk to Dr. Sohail Quershi about his own personal career journey and experience of leaving his own country and joining the NHS. Hi, Dr Qureshi! Could you please introduce yourself? I’m Dr Sohail Qureshi and I’ve been working […]

May 21, 2020

5 Ways to Practice Self-Care

Self-care may seem like just a meaningless buzzword during this pandemic, but it couldn’t be further from the truth! In short, it’s the concept of prioritising and taking time for yourself – which, in times of stress or pressure, can support positive mental health and wellbeing.   It’s not a flash in-in-the-pan concept, either. Self-care […]

May 18, 2020

Mental Health Mythbusting: Separating Mental Health Facts from Fiction!

This week sees the start of National Mental Health week; and given everything going on in the world right now, it couldn’t have come soon enough!   Covid 19 has touched the lives of virtually everyone on the planet. Lives have been put on hold and businesses decimated as the world has essentially shut up […]

May 15, 2015

10 Top Tips to Being Mindful – Mental Health Awareness Week

In support of Mental Health Awareness Week which takes place every May here in the UK, ID Medical, the UK’s leading medical recruiter, is sharing its top tips to being mindful.   Mindfulness is an integrative, mind-body based training that helps people to change the way they think and feel about their experiences, especially throughout […]

May 19, 2014

Our Specialist Mental Health Recruitment Team has been Fundraising!

From Monday 12 May to 16 May 2014, the week of Mental Health Awareness, our Specialist Mental Health Recruitment Team – ID Medical Mental Health – raised a phenomenal total of £1,015.05 through the co-ordination of an entire week of creative and feel-good factor fundraising events to support the work of the Mental Health Foundation. […]