Coaching for recovery: actively managing long term mental health conditions

South west England
Led by 2Gether NHS Foundation Trust, this project aimed to help people with stable psychosis to take charge of their own care and reduce their need for long term specialist mental health care. The team worked with people with first-hand experience of mental health difficulties to co-design a reco...

Shared decision making in child and adolescent mental health care

London
Run by the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Evidence Based Practice Unit at University College London and the Anna Freud Centre, partnered by the CAMHS Outcomes Research Consortium and YoungMinds, this project aimed to improve quality in child and adolescent mental health care ...

Transforming the culture of mental health services through peer support

Midlands
Led by the Institute of Mental Health in partnership with Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust and based at the University of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, this project aimed to promote recovery-focused practice for mental health patients, improving the experience of servic...

Safety care bundles to inpatient mental health wards

Wales
Led by Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, this project aimed to improve the management of violent behaviour on mental health wards, to improve patient safety and reduce sickness and absence among staff. The project team added a simple new step into the patient admission process, to detect ...

Working with SHAs: NHS South Central

South east England
Run by NHS South Central, this project aimed to improve patient safety in mental health. The project focused on improving safety climate and leadership, increasing staff's perception of the organisation's commitment to patient safety, medication safety, and safety on wards, using a series of work...

Co-creating Health: Torbay Care Trust & Devon Partnership Trust

South west England
This project at Torbay Care Trust & Devon Partnership Trust aimed to embed self-management support through the three strands of the Co-creating Health programme and worked with people with depression being seen in primary care.

Co-creating Health: South West London and St George’s Health NHS Trust and NHS Wandsworth

London
This project at Co-creating Health: South West London and St George’s Health NHS Trust and NHS Wandsworth worked to embed self-management support and focused on working with people with depression. The project worked at all points in the care pathway, focusing predominantly on secondary care but ...

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