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Stay away

10 Jul

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No visits till the meds kick in 1No visits till the meds kick in 2No visits till the meds kick in 4

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No visits till the meds kick in part 1 and part 2.

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“History of mental health problems”

16 Apr

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Why do news reports continue to use “history of mental health problems” as if it’s a complete answer to the “why?” of violent crime? It isn’t.

Some thoughts.

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Just a person

22 Jan

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Just a person.

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Why are more and more people in mental health crisis being detained by police?

9 Sep

Some thoughts based on release today of national statistics showing another rise in the number of times section 136 of the Mental Health Act is used by police to detain people in mental health crisis.

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Well, make a complaint then

1 Jul

Some thoughts on choice in mental health care, admin difficulties, using poor service delivery to drive away patients and making complaints.

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Common mental health problems

27 Jun

Some thoughts on “common” mental health problems.

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Delivering bad news

1 Jun

Some thoughts on the difference between how a diagnosis of serious illness is delivered in physical healthcare and mental health care:

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