This report, published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, sets out a definition and vision for how to achieve parity of esteem between mental and physical health in practice. Read more »
The Department of Health has published the fifth annual report on the Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) service, which aims to empower and safeguard people who do not have the capacity to make certain important decisions. Read more »
The final report following the abuse of people with a learning disability at Winterbourne View sets out a programme of action to transform services for vulnerable people. Read more »
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 »
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 research aims to review the evidence base for promoting positive mental health in workplaces. It will pilot and evaluating the findings with employer partners.
This Pan-European initiative aims to increase the awareness of companies and the general public about the needs and benefits of mental health promotion at work. It offers practical measures and models for promoting mental health in workplace settings and encourage… Read more »
This report provides an introduction into mental health and ill-health in the workplace and its causes and consequences. It summarises how mental health promotion initiatives in general can and do address this issue.
The report sets out three plausible future funding scenarios and their consequences. The paper concludes with an assessment of each scenario and the options for funding up to 2017.