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MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 200: tabled on 29 June 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 46 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes that mental health challenges affect one in four people every year, and it is now essential that through the ambition to achieve parity of esteem that services are properly resourced financially and with trained professionals so that they can be accessed at the earliest opportunity, including services which concentrate on prevention, resilience and wellbeing, as well as services which focus on rehabilitation, with clear objectives set for accessing talking therapies within 28 days and immediate access to emergency care services at the appropriate health setting close to home; and believes that with good public education, stigma and discrimination is replaced with understanding and support.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Blaydon
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Barron, Kevin
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2015
Rother Valley
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 29 June 2015
Worthing West
Burgon, Richard
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Leeds East
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Blyth Valley
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 September 2015
Edinburgh South West
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Islington North
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2015
Stockton North
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2015
Coventry South
Debbonaire, Thangam
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2015
Bristol West
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
Foyle
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Sefton Central
Foxcroft, Vicky
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Lewisham, Deptford
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Birmingham, Hall Green
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 1 July 2015
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2015
Luton North
Kinahan, Danny
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 13 July 2015
South Antrim
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2015
Wansbeck
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 7 July 2015
Brighton, Pavilion
Madders, Justin
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2015
Ellesmere Port and Neston
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Hayes and Harlington
McInnes, Liz
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Heywood and Middleton
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Morris, Grahame
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2015
Easington
Rees, Christina
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2015
Neath
Rimmer, Marie
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
St Helens South and Whiston
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
South Down
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 8 July 2015
Tewkesbury
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 30 June 2015
Strangford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Ealing, Southall
Sherriff, Paula
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2015
Dewsbury
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Upper Bann
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Bolsover
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 July 2015
Ceredigion
Zeichner, Daniel
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2015
Cambridge

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.