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Help Langdon's Physical Therapies team raise funds through Tesco's charity scheme

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 19th November, 2019

Earlier this year, the Sports Team at Langdon, Dawlish applied to be one of the chosen projects funded by the Tesco Bags of Help scheme. Bags of Help is a community grant scheme where the money raised from plastic carrier bag sales is being used to fund thousands of local projects...

William Secretan elected to prestigious Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 12th November, 2019

William Secretan elected to prestigious Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts

William Secretan, arts psychotherapist working for the Psychology and Psychological Therapies (PPT) service in South Devon, has been awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts in recognition of his work in the emerging field of Ecopsychology and his contribution to the development of Group Relations practices in the...

Staff at the Additional Support Unit 'chalk about mental health'

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 10th October, 2019

Staff at the Additional Support Unit 'chalk about mental health'

Today, staff at the Additional Support Unit in Whipton got involved in World Mental Health Day by 'chalking about it'. Learning Disability Staff Nurse Jo Hosegood and her colleagues chalked inspiring messages on the ground as part of the local campaign started by Gill Hayes; 'Let's Chalk About Mental Health', which...

World Mental Health Day focus on suicide prevention

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 10th October, 2019

World Mental Health Day focus on suicide prevention

The focus of World Mental Health Day this year is on suicide prevention. Prevention is something that all of us can help with whatever our job role. Earlier this year, we launched our Zero Suicide Ambition Action Plan 2019-21, making a firm corporate commitment to prevent any death by suicide in...

Team cycle challenge for World Mental Health Day

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 9th October, 2019

Team cycle challenge for World Mental Health Day

On World Mental Health Day, Thursday 10 October, our Physical Therapies Team at Langdon Hospital are taking on a challenge to cycle 230km in just one day on a spin bike which will be positioned in the Dewnans reception area. The whole team are getting involved and patients will be...

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