Monthly Archives: January 2015

Taking Measure

Here in Wales we have the Mental Health Measure. This is a piece of legislation passed in 2010 and implemented in phases in 2012, and which is intended to improve the quality and timeliness of mental health services. Specifically, it … Continue reading

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Critical junctures goes green

In a series of earlier posts on this site (here and here), and in a piece for the LSE’s Impact Blog here, I wrote about Nicola Evans‘ and my article, ‘Critical junctures in health and social care: service user experiences, … Continue reading

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The shape of nursing?

Congratulations to Steven Pryjmachuk on his pre-Christmas election as Vice Chair, and Chair-elect, for Mental Health Nurse Academics UK. Steven works with Joy Duxbury throughout 2015 and 2016, and becomes Chair for the two years following. During the December 2014 MHNAUK … Continue reading

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