We've been shortlisted in six categories for the Positive Practice Mental Health Awards

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

What fantastic news! #ProudofDPT

We've been shortlisted in six categories out of 21 in the national Positive Practice Mental Health Awards - the most ever for any organisation! 

The Positive Practice MH Collaborative is a user-led multi-agency collaborative of seventy-five organisations, including NHS Trusts, CCGs, Police forces and third sector organisations which was established to recognise and share excellence in mental health and mental health services - a key part of this is through the annual awards.

Congratulations to the following who have been shortlisted in the categories:

Employment (NHS England)
For positive practice in improving access and outcomes in secondary mental health care

New Leaf

With
Southdown Housing
MHM – Mental Health Matters organisation

Psychological therapies for people with ‘common mental Health problems’ (NHS England) 
For positive practice in improving outcomes in psychological Therapies for people with common mental health problems

Depression and Anxiety Service

With
Tees, Esk and Wear Valley NHS Foundation Trust
North West Boroughs Healthcare, previously 5 Boroughs Partnership

Mental wellbeing of staff (Otsuka Healthcare Solutions)
For positive practice by a health or social care organisation in any sector who support the emotional health and mental well-being of their staff in an innovative way. 

Mindful Employer

With
Mersey Fire
Tees, Esk and Wear Valley NHS Foundation Trust

Quality Improvement (Mindset)
For positive practice in the use of a recognised QI methodology to help improve outcomes in mental health.

Four Steps to Safety programme

With
No Force First – Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust
QI Team – Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Care (NHS England)
For positive practice in improving access and outcomes through  specialist perinatal mental health care

Perinatal Mental Health Service

With
Bluebell Care
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Mental Health and Social Care
For positive practice in improving outcomes for service users through social care by a local authority or social care provider.

Approved Mental Health Professional Team, jointly with Devon County Council

With
Wellbeing Plan - Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Meir Partnership - North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

View all categories 

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on the evening of Thursday 12th October in the Imperial Hotel in Blackpool.

Congratulations again to everyone and we look forward to hearing the results in October.

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