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Ways to work for Workways!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News, Recovery and wellbeing on 2nd May, 2018

Workways is expanding its support service for people who are not employed across the whole of Devon. We will have vacancies for Band 5 Employment Specialists and Band 4 Employment Coaches based in either Torbay, South, North or West Devon. The roles will involve assisting Workways’ clients to find paid employment –...

BBC Radio Devon phone-in on Personality Disorders

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 1st May, 2018

This month's mental health phone-in on BBC Radio Devon takes place this afternoon as part of the Janet Kipling show from 2pm. The topic for this programme is Personality Disorders and the professionals on air in the studio will be Dr Mary Murphy-Ford, Consultant Psychiatrist and Claire Johnson, Psychotherapist from the Iris Centre. Dr Sam Kirkwood and...

Consultant Physician is conquering the climb to Everest Base Camp

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Charity, Mental health, News on 24th April, 2018

Consultant Physician at the Laurels Gender Identity Clinic Dr Sathish Thomas-William is climbing to Everest Base Camp on April 29. He hopes to raise money for the Devon Partnership Trust Charity and will be joined by three friends on the climb which will last 14 days. Sathish said: "Climbing to Everest Base...

Wonford House MBU opens

Wonford House MBU opens

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 19th April, 2018

Following a period of extensive refurbishment, we are delighted to announce that our temporary Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) is now open.   The MBU has four bedrooms and a staff team of around 30, including doctors, nurses, nursery nurses, occupational therapists, psychologists, peer support workers and healthcare assistants.  Its facilities include...

Healthcare Assistant Louise is running for the Cedars

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Charity, News on 18th April, 2018

Healthcare Assistant Louise is running for the Cedars

Healthcare Assistant, Louise Wells, who works on Coombehaven Ward at The Cedars in Exeter is running the London Marathon on 22 April 2018 to raise funds for a new therapeutic room at The Cedars. Louise works part-time at The Cedars to support her studies to become a mental health nurse -...