A prestigious management association has recognised West London Mental Health NHS Trust’s work to put in place healthier menus that are more reminiscent of the food patients would enjoy at home.
As part of NHS England’s New Models of Care programme, West London Mental Health NHS Trust has launched, in partnership with Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, their programme to provide better integrated care and treatment for children and young people living in North West London and experiencing a mental health crisis.
Patients at the St Bernard’s Hospital in Ealing have much improved nutritious fresh cook menus available to them, West London Mental Health NHS Trust today announced.
The local services patient forums are back for 2017 and dates have been set between April and December with the aim to have an honest discussion about local mental health services.
Our new Healthcare Ambassadors helped to inspire the next generation of doctors, nurses and therapists last week at a careers fair at Southall’s Guru Nanak Sikh Academy.
In a ground breaking move, Healthwatch is working with patients in a high secure hospital to gain valuable feedback and listen to patients’ views.
On 18 March phone lines into the trust, including the Single Point of Access (SPA) Helpline, will be unavailable from 8am to 1pm while our telephone systems undergo essential maintenance. Temporary mobile numbers will be available.
Occupational therapists Michelle Nielsen and Ilaria Browne attended the Football Therapy for Mental Wellbeing presentation at the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday 7 March to represent the Hounslow Hawks football team and raise awareness about the importance of sport therapy for mental wellbeing.
Next week marks the 10th annual National Apprenticeship week. WLMHT is currently offering apprenticeships in health and social care, business administration, management and foundation degree apprenticeships.
WLMHT’s Ignazio Puzzo and Alan Cohen are joint authors with Imperial College’s David Gable on an important paper recently published in the Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology.