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Secret Cuts 6: How are those with mental health problems treated by Atos?

Secret Cuts 6: How are those with mental health problems treated by Atos? | liaison and diversion | Scoop.it
With complaints about the failed Atos work capability assessment flooding in, Alan White and Kate Belgrave look the terrible experiences of people going through it.

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Risk, recovery and relapse: life on the forensic social work frontline - Communitycare.co.uk

Risk, recovery and relapse: life on the forensic social work frontline - Communitycare.co.uk | liaison and diversion | Scoop.it
Risk, recovery and relapse: life on the forensic social work frontline Communitycare.co.uk It refers to whether any of the team's 154 forensic patients – people whose enduring mental health conditions have been linked to them committing offences of...
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How to help someone with mental illness: depression, bipolar, anxiety | Time To Change

How to help someone with mental illness: depression, bipolar, anxiety | Time To Change | liaison and diversion | Scoop.it
You don't need to be an expert on mental health to talk about it. It's often the everyday things that make a difference – like asking ‘How are you?’ or sending a text. (You don’t have to be an expert to talk about mental health.
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Coercion in the Community

Coercion in the Community | liaison and diversion | Scoop.it
For years and years, the police were used to the idea that mental health care, as governed by the Mental Health Act, was "inpatient" business, connected to mental health hospitals: Patients were ei...

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MentalHealthCop's curator insight, August 18, 2013 3:59 PM

My latest blog about the complexity for the police in the way that mental health law has developed for coercive, community care.

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*NEW* Mental Health Advocacy and Human Rights: Your Guide | British Institute of Human Rights

*NEW* Mental Health Advocacy and Human Rights: Your Guide | British Institute of Human Rights | liaison and diversion | Scoop.it

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Mind and the Mental Health Foundation release public mental health report

'Building resilient communities' calls on local councils to prioritise mental health within their public health strategy. The report has been launched at a time when more people are seeking help to manage their mental health.

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