College of Occupational Therapists’ response to Commission on Residential Care’s Report

College of Occupational Therapy, September 2014

The College of Occupational Therapy responds to the Commission on Residential Care’s final report following a year- long investigation into the housing with care sector in England.

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Recovery support can help people in forensic mental health services, says briefing paper

Mental Health Today, 16 September 2014

People in secure mental health services should be offered support that helps them in their personal recovery journeys, according to a briefing paper published by Centre for Mental Health and the Mental Health Network of the NHS Confederation.

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President of Royal College of Psychiatrists calls for “good words to now be translated into good deeds”.

Royal College of Psychiatrists, September 2014

The Royal College of Psychiatrists have published a new report Making Parity a Reality: six asks for the next Government to improve the nation’s mental health which sets out the College’s wish list to help ensure that the millions of people who do, and will, experience mental health problems are given the care and support they need and deserve.

Royal College of Psychiatrists’ president Professor Sir Simon Wessely has called for a firm commitment from all parties to take action to ensure that the millions of people who do, and will experience mental health problems are given timely, appropriate care.

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