Board Papers - February 2013

Posted on 25th February, 2013

February 2013

Involvement opportunity for people who use our services and carers

Posted on 25th February, 2013

Why not join the team on our Corporate Induction day? This day for new members of staff is held every month at Wonford House in Exeter. The programme has been recognised for its innovation in involving people with lived experience of mental health issues and their family carers in the...

The Laurels Advice Bureau pilot project

Posted on 21st February, 2013

The Laurels Clinic of Gender and Sexual Medicine has launched a pilot project for 'post op' clients to spend time in The Laurels Advice Bureau (LAB) to carry out a number of support roles. These include: 'meeting and greeting’ people on arrival and providing refreshments helping people to understand the work...

The Haldon one of only five in country to be ‘excellent’

Posted on 12th February, 2013

During Eating Disorders Awareness week, we are delighted to announce that The Haldon Eating Disorder Service in Exeter, provided by Devon Partnership NHS Trust, has been accredited as ‘excellent’ by the Quality Network for Eating Disorders (QED).  To date, it is one of only five specialist centres in the country...

Exeter MP participates in dementia training

Posted on 5th February, 2013

Exeter MP Ben Bradshaw recently attended a Dementia Care in Practice training session, run by Devon Partnership NHS Trust, to increase his awareness and understanding of the illness. The monthly training course is run for staff from Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust (RD&E).  It helps them to learn more...