So, what does quality improvement mean for me?

I’ve been working in mental health for 20 years and, in all this time, I can’t remember hearing as much about quality of the care we provide as I have in the last five years. Early in my career,...


The abandoned illness?

For years the word ‘schizophrenia’ has been whispered, with people either ignorant or fearful of what it means. Many families have often kept it a secret due to the stigma that surrounds it. Yet th...


The Mental Health Taskforce: opportunity knocks?

The NHS England mental health taskforce has published its report, a Five Year Forward View for Mental Health. The initial reaction has been positive – alongside some concern about the money and imp...


Felicity Dormon