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 »
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.
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 »
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Royal College of Psychiatrists seeks more service user and carer volunteers in South West division. Read more »
Expressions of Interest invited for Southern Health Research Day 28 Jan 2014 Read more »
Devon Recovery Fair is the first event organised by Ripple Effect Devon – led by people with lived experience of addiction. Read more »
Peer support has been the subject of much discussion nationally, this is a report written by people with personal experience of mental health issues, after extensive research. The full report can be found here The executive summary here
Pat’s Petition and CarerWatch have been looking at Employment Suppor t Allowanc e(E S A ) for a long time and have published a stat ement which out lines theirconclusions.Pat’s Petition and CarerWatch think the groups don’ t reflec t t he spectrum ofdisabled people and therefore the Work Capability Assessment (WCA ) is shoehorning … Read more »