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In our own words

Looks at what user consultation and empowerment mean to service users and carers themselves.

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:18

Separating the personal from the professional

The author had a shock when she visited her mother in India and discovered the realities of caring for a person with mental health problems. Here she describes the difficulties that many carers cope with on a daily basis.

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:10

What's in a name

Argues why the nearest relative role has important lessons for the roles of the nominated person and carer which will replace it in the next Mental Health Act.

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:09

Unravelling the Carers Act

The author discusses the SCIE practice guide 'Implementing the Carers (Equal Opportunities) Act 2004'.  The online practice guide translates what is known from research and policy into recommendations and practice examples. It is designed to be used alongside existing Department of Health guidance.

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:09