Here is a link to the Recovery Devon website. One of the orgaqnisations in the south west in the foreground of pushing forward the recovery and peer led approach to health and well-being. If you decide to click on the link, you will find information on: Talking Therapies Training Talking about addressing the problem of… Read more »
This is a collaborative aimed at reducing suicides in the south west region to zero by 2018. It is built on the work carried out by Ed Coffey M.D., and his team in Detroit a few years ago, and the work in the U.K. involves a large collaborative of people in the south west. Read more »
An opportunity to hear Phil Thomas ‘This is Madness’ – what needs to change in our mental health services. Read more »
Focusing on where and how psychodynamic and psychoanalytic thinking are playing a role
in helping to shape the current provision of psychological services. Read more »
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is asking people who have experienced a mental health crisis within the last two years and tried to get help from their local services to tell them about the help, care and support they received. Read more »
Every day a million people are treated safely and successfully in the NHS.
However, when incidents do happen, it is important that lessons are learned to prevent the same incident occurring elsewhere. Root Cause Analysis investigation is a well-recognised way of
doing this. Investigations identify how and why patient safety incidents happen. Read more »
From the NSUN site: The report Service Users’ Experiences of Recovery under the 2008 Care Programme Approach has been available since February. It is a report from service users about the effectiveness of the Care Programme Approach in promoting recovery. The Checklist of Good Practice from service user participants is available as a separate handout.… Read more »
NSUN asked Mr Clegg why, after three years of his government’s mental health strategy, suicides, compulsory treatment orders, prescriptions and sections under the Mental Health Act were all at record levels and rising. Read more here.
Breakthrough report from UKCP reveals for the first time that the detrimental impact of mental ill-health on our quality of life is ten times worse than the impact of any other health condition. Read more »
This event is published on the Alliance site for information purposes only. Its presence should not be taken to imply any endorsement of this, or other such events. Mental Health: Delivering Improved, Integrated and Accessible Services27th February 2014: The Monastery, Manchester Are you involved in Mental Health within the UK? Are you interested in hearing… Read more »