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Help us celebrate the 70th birthday of the NHS

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News on 14th February, 2018

 Help us celebrate the 70th birthday of the NHS

This July will see the NHS reach its 70th Birthday. We are joining in the celebrations and want to hear your stories of mental health and learning disability services in Devon over the years. We would love for you to get involved by sharing any photographs or memories you or anyone...

Issues contacting Torbay DAS team and teams at the Chadwell Centre

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News on 14th February, 2018

We're pleased to inform you that the issues are now resolved and telphone lines and networks are now working again.      

Find a recovery course that suits you

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 6th February, 2018

Find a recovery course that suits you

The new Spring/Summer course prospectus from the Devon Recovery Learning Community is out now. This coming week, the team will be working to prepare the mailout of hard copies which should arrive with you before the end of the week if you are on the mailing list. The prospectus is...

BBC Radio Devon phone-in to discuss Open Dialogue and therapeutic interventions

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 6th February, 2018

This month's BBC Radio Devon phone-in takes place on 6 February 2018 from 1.30 on the Janet Kipling show. The topic being discussed is Open Dialogue and other therapeutic interventions in psychiatry, including the work of Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Teams. In the studio will be Dr Tim Dickinson, Consultant Psychiatrist, Torbay...

Have your say on the Mental Health Act

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 5th February, 2018

The government has set up an Independent Review of the Mental Health Act 1983 – the law in England and Wales that covers assessment, treatment and rights of people with a mental disorder. This includes when a person can be admitted, detained, and treated in hospital without their agreement.  The review...