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Psychological wellbeing and work: improving service provision and outcomes October 2018 A recent report, commissioned by the Department of Health and the Department of Work and Pensions, explores how to improve employment and health outcomes for people with common mental health... Read More →
Learning disabilities good practice project report October 2018 The Learning Disabilities Good Practice Project gives people who commission, design and deliver services a better understanding of how to improve the lives of people with learning... Read More →
Online Tool May Help Predict Depression October 2018 Researchers at University College London (UCL) have developed an online tool that may help predict the risk of someone suffering from depression in the future. The online test, called PredictD,... Read More →
Instructions for approving registered medical practitioners under the Mental Health Act 1983 September 2018 A document has been published containing instructions that lay out the function of approving registered medical practitioners and of approving individuals to act as approved clinicians under the... Read More →
Independent mental capacity advocate (IMCA) annual report September 2018 The fifth annual report of the IMCA service, a statutory service provided by the voluntary sector, has been published for use in both the NHS and local authorities. There are duties to refer people... Read More →
Maternal Mental Health July 2018 The Maternal Mental Health Alliance - Everyone's Business Campaign has published their latest e-bulletin featuring perinatal mental health news. Read More →
Sexual and reproductive health within mental illness e-learning in practice July 2018 The Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) has launched a unique new e-learning course aimed to address the poor reproductive and sexual health of people with mental illness. The course, SCIE... Read More →
American Pychological Association opens website for librarians June 2018 The American Psychological Association debuted the APA Librarian?s Resource Centre, a website designed to help librarians through all phases of their work with APA resources, from initial evaluation... Read More →
Tackling Stress At Work May 2018 The Government has reaffirmed its commitment to promoting better mental health in the workplace to combat the growing problem of stress.

A report by mental health charity Mind says excessive... Read More →
Talking Therapies Action Plan March 2018 Talking Therapies: a four year plan of action and the accompanying impact assessment contain useful information for commissioning talking therapy services and a reference of services to which GPs... Read More →

Resources

Mental health: priorities for change October 2018 The document sets out 25 priorities for change. It details how changes in local service planning and delivery will make a...
Suicide prevention report October 2018 The Department of Health has issued the first annual report on the suicide prevention strategy for England. The annual...
Review of quality and extent of dementia care October 2018 Dementia: A state of the nation report on dementia care and support in England sets sets out what is known about dementia...
Molehill Mountain September 2018 Molehill Mountain is based on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) approaches adapted for autistic people. The app was...
Web forum for schizophrenia researchers September 2018 Researchers trying to crack one of medicine's most perplexing unsolved mysteries can now keep abreast of late-breaking...
Safer mental health services toolkit July 2018 Based on the findings of the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness, this...
Domestic violence guidance June 2018 A new publication provides primary care professionals with up-to-date advice about dealing with women who are suffering...
Better Care for Patients with Learning Disabilities April 2018 The General Medical Council (GMC) has launched a new website to guide doctors treating patients who have a learning...
Easy Read Guide To The Mental Health Act April 2018 The Scottish Executive has published an easy read guide to the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003. It...
Read by QxMD March 2018 There are a few ways to browse journal content. The landing screen is Featured Papers, which presents citations from your...
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