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This page showcases innovative practice in the design and delivery of services for people living with mental health problems. Use the tools on the right hand side of the to view innovative practice in different categories, involving specific organisations or taking place in specific locations.

Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust Talking Shops in Doncaster and Scunthorpe

The Talking Shops in Doncaster and Scunthorpe enable people to drop-in if they need help for problems such as depression, panic or phobias, or simply to access free information or advice. They give people the opportunity to browse information on mental health issues and gain knowledge about the therapies offered by Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust. Read more »

Mymind Mymind

Mymind is a website www.mymind.org.uk and twitter feed @mymindfeed, developed by Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, to provide children and young people with information about mental health problems. Read more »

LIFT psychology LIFT – wellbeing after baby

LIFT psychology service in Swindon, Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset offers extensive programme of free psycho-educational courses, including the ‘Wellbeing after baby’ course for any parents or carers who are experiencing anxiety, depression or general stress since the birth of a baby. Read more »

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Complex Recovery, Advice and Consultation Service

The Complex Recovery Assessment and Consultation (CRAC) Service in Cheshire and Wirral works to enhance existing care pathways by utilising expertise and specialist skills in complex care management. The team also captures on-going audit data looking at detailed analysis of variance leading to prolonged or repetitive use of acute care. Read more »

Joining forces Joining Forces

This service developed by South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Trust with key partners promotes and enhances the psychological wellbeing of all military veterans who are engaged with mental health services in South Staffordshire and Shropshire. Read more »

STORM Skills Training STORM Skills Training

STORM is a self-harm mitigation model developed at the University of Manchester. It offers skills based training in risk assessment and safety planning to frontline staff and members of the community. STORM also addresses ‘postvention’ i.e. what to do after a serious incident has occurred. Read more »

LIFT psychology LIFT psychology

LIFT psychology provides a primary care psychology service covering Swindon, Wiltshire, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Bath and North Somerset. Interventions include psycho-educational courses, self-help materials, online computer packages and individual sessions. Read more »