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Quality Account 2016/17 published

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News on 30th June, 2017

Quality Account 2016/17 published

Our Quality Account for 2016/17, which includes a review of last year's progress and a summary of our plans and priorities for the year ahead, has been published. The priorities set out in our Quality Account are drawn from a number of different sources, including national requirements, areas of importance agreed...

Langdon has its own weather station!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 29th June, 2017

Langdon has its own weather station!

Monitoring and forecasting the weather has become a reality at Langdon in Dawlish following the installation of a state-of-the-art weather station at the Dewnans Centre. Langdon provides secure care and treatment for people with mental health needs from Devon and the wider south west region. The weather station is the brainchild of...

Highlighting the role of Approved Mental Health Professionals (AMHP)

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 29th June, 2017

Highlighting the role of Approved Mental Health Professionals (AMHP)

The role of the Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) is often misunderstood, even within the mental health services and local authorities they work in. On Thursday 29 June, we are joining the Adult Principal Social Work Network to highlight the role of the AMHP and the practice that social workers, nurses...

Celebrating Reserves Day

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, News on 21st June, 2017

Celebrating Reserves Day

Today we celebrate Reserves Day and also Armed Forces Day this Saturday 24 June. Did you know, we have a Bronze award from the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme which acknowledges our commitment and support to defence personnel who serve or have served in the Armed Forces, and their families?...

South West building collaborative leadership programme

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Mental health, News on 13th June, 2017

We are lucky to have had three teams selected to take part in a new collaborative leadership programme developed by the South West Leadership Academy in partnership with the Kings Fund. The Together Programme led by Chris Burford and colleagues. The Cedars Academy Programme led by Sue Speak and colleagues. The Patient Council...