The Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey (APMS) series provides data on the prevalence of both treated and untreated psychiatric disorder in the English adult population (aged 16 and over. This survey is the third in a series and was conducted by… Read more »
These quality statements are from the NICE quality standard on service user experience in adult mental health in the NHS in England, which was developed from the recommendations in this guidance.
This toolkit provides practical advice and support for Primary Care Teams to assist them in helping patients make informed, mental health promoting choices and maximise their opportunities to greater well being. It was developed from the Tyne and Wear Health… Read more »
This meta-analytic review was conducted to determine the extent to which social relationships influence risk for mortality, which aspects of social relationships are most highly predictive, and which factors may moderate the risk.
This report estimates the economic costs and benefits of providing psychological therapy to people not now in treatment. It asserts that the cost to the government would be fully covered by the savings in incapacity benefits and extra taxes that… Read more »
A meta-analysis of the efficacy of self-administered treatments (SATs) for clinical levels of depression and anxiety with minimal therapeutic contact.
A supporting document to No health without mental health: a cross-Government mental health outcomes strategy for people of all ages. This plan outlines how the Government’s commitment to expanding access to psychological therapies will be delivered in the four years… Read more »
This guide provides advice on commissioning services for people with common mental health disorders. It highlights any recommendations supporting cases for disinvestment or decommissioning by identifying treatments and interventions that do not add value, enabling commissioners to release resources or… Read more »
This report covers aspects of spirituality and mental health written by experts in the field. It promotes an understanding of people’s belief systems rather than a mechanistic approach to mental health services and proves the increasing importance of spirituality in… Read more »
This Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) workforce guidance emphasises the functions/competences and levels of work of staff in IAPT services rather than prescribing the exact workforce numbers and types of staff as different skill mixes can result in different… Read more »