Our March 2017 newsletter is the last from the North of England Mental Health Development Unit Social Enterprise - read our cover article for details of company changes. Also features Middlesbrough and Stockton Mind's Stories of Success booklet, compiled by NEMHDU.
A packed issue featuring the first group of self-care advocates to complete our Train-the-Trainer programme; our review of serious incidents relating to patients on leave from in-patient mental health care; managing vulnerable frequent service users; the Blaydon Men's Sheds group; AHSN programme on depression in primary care; NIWE eating distress service health & wellbeing course; letter to the Times about implementation of the Five Year Forward View; and our regular policy news round-up.
Read our first newsletter of 2017, featuring Newcastle Gateshead self-care participation & engagement programme; AHSN best practice sharing event - avoiding falls in older people; Prime Minister's speech - extracts on mental health; our monthly round-up of policy news and publications.
Download our Christmas edition featuring recruitment of self-care advocates, Mind's findings on local authority spend on public mental health, NHS England's new transformation fund and our regular round-up of policy news and publications.
An exciting issue featuring a celebration of the first self-care advoctes in the region and successful completion of our fourth Living Well with Dementia programme. Also highlighting the new annual report from the national inquiry into suicide and homicide by people with mental health problems, and the 2017-19 Planning and Contracting guidance. Download here.