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National Peer-supported Open Dialogue Conference comes to Devon

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Events and conferences, Mental health, News on 19th July, 2019

National Peer-supported Open Dialogue Conference comes to Devon

Monday 19 August 2019 2pm-5pm Riviera International Conference Centre Chestnut Avenue Torquay Devon TQ2 5LZ The world's largest trial of Open Dialogue is now underway in the UK. Devon is a key site in that trial with Devon Partnership NHS Trust leading the Peer-supported Open Dialogue research programme in Torbay. Open Dialogue is a collaborative model organised around ‘network...

Success at the National Positive Practice in OPMH and Dementia Awards

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Learning disability, Mental health, News on 12th July, 2019

Success at the National Positive Practice in OPMH and Dementia Awards

Teams from across the Trust were successful at the inaugural National Positive Practice in OPMH and Dementia Awards in Bristol last night. The awards were organised and sponsored by the Positive Practice in Mental Health Collaborative and we co-hosted the event. We were nominated in six out of twelve categories and walked...

OPMH staff and services in the running for no less than seven awards!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Mental health, News on 9th July, 2019

OPMH staff and services in the running for no less than seven awards!

We are delighted to announce that we are in the running for an award in an amazing six of the 12 categories in the inaugural National Older People's Mental Health and Dementia Awards 2019 which are organised and sponsored by the Positive Practice in Mental Health Collaborative. Our Bristol Dementia Wellbeing...

Dementia film

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News, Research on 5th July, 2019

Dementia film

Dr Steve Pearson, Consultant in Older adult Psychiatry based in West Devon, has been interviewed for a short documentary film about dementia.  This touching and informative film had been made by a third year journalism student at Marjon’s University, and was part of her degree course. It also includes an interview...

Regional role for Clare McAdam

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Mental health, News on 3rd July, 2019

Regional role for Clare McAdam

Our General Manager for Perinatal Services (Community and Inpatient), Clare McAdam, has been appointed as the Clinical Lead for the South West Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Network. She joins an increasing number of our staff who have regional and national roles in their area of expertise. Clare has been a...

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