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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...

Tiverton Recovery Library and Creative Drop-In

Tiverton Recovery Library and Creative Drop-In

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 1st February, 2018

The new Recovery Library in Tiverton in partnership with Flourish Cafe is a place to find a broad range of mental health and recovery resources, self-help books, mental health reference, recovery stories, and more. The Recovery Drop-In in Tiverton is a place where you can meet other like-minded individuals to discuss our...

It's Time to Talk Day - watch the live stream

It's Time to Talk Day - watch the live stream

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

The annual Time to Talk Day, run by the Time to Change initiative, takes place today. Every conversation we have about mental health helps to make it a normal subject for people to talk about. We are delighted to have taken part in a live stream event hosted by Torbay and...

Share your experience of our services with the CQC

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 25th January, 2018

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection team is holding focus groups for people with lived experience and carers in Exeter and in Torbay on 7 February 2018. Please come along and share your experiences of the Trust with the CQC team: Exeter Wednesday 7 February 2.30 - 3.30pm  Boardroom, Wonford House, Dryden Road, Exeter, EX2...