Board Papers - January 2013

Posted on 28th January, 2013

January 2013

Angela Rippon supports dementia awareness in Tavistock

Posted on 17th January, 2013

Consultant Psychiatrist Dr Stephen Pearson was the guest speaker at a recent event in Tavistock, hosted by the Devon Senior Voice group, to raise awareness and understanding about dementia. He was joined by colleagues Nellie Minnema, Rob Bricknell and Gary Hodge and the event was also supported by writer and...

Local film about suicide wins international award

Posted in #ProudofDPT, News on 16th January, 2013

A short film about a man who is contemplating suicide has won a prestigious international Art with Impact award. Always Hope was produced by local film makers David Salas and Benjamin Borley, with support from the Trust’s Managing Partner for Research and Innovation, Tobit Emmens, who helped produce and edit the...

Plans for The Bungalow take shape

Posted on 11th January, 2013

Members of the Honiton Older People’s Mental Health Stakeholder Group discussed the latest developments regarding the re-opening of The Bungalow at their December meeting. Summarising the current position, Devon Partnership NHS Trust’s Donna Bell, who manages community mental health services for older people in Exeter, East and Mid Devon, said:  “The...