Policy Documents Reviewed

I’ve included a list of policy documents reviewed here earlier on the blog.

Action on Stigma. Department of Health’s campaign against mental health discrimination in the workplace.

A Mental Health Strategy Webchat DOH Webchat meeting

Attitudes to Mental Illness 2010 DOH document

Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2009 DOH document

Assessing the Impact of Talking Therapies DOH document

Autism Strategy – Impact Assessment – DOH document

Best Practice in Managing Risk. DOH document on managing risk.

Breaking Down Barriers DOH document looking at changes in mental health services.

Capabilities for Inclusive Practice DOH document looking at a component of the National Social Inclusions Program (NSIP)

Choosing Health DOH document on supporting the physical health needs of people with mental illness.

Commissioning and Access to Psychological Therapies – DOH document in IAPT services

Consultation Response and Analysis. National Dementia Strategy DOH document on National Dementia Strategy

Developing Services for Carers and Families of People with Mental Illness DOH document

DOH Guidance on cCBT. DOH document on use of computerised CBT.

ECT Survey in England – January-March 2002. Survey of ECT practice in the UK.

Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS

Estimating Future Numbers of Adults with Profound Multiple Learning Disabilities in England DOH document based on research

Making the CPA Work for You DOH booklet explaining the CPA to service users.

Mental Health Advocates Supplementary Guide DOH document

Mental Health Ten Years On DOH document reviewing progress on the National Service Framework for Mental Health

Mental Health Review Tribunal Report – Review of aspects of mental health tribunal administration over a specific time period

Mental Capacity Act 2005. Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards. DOH Consultation Document on the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards.

Medicines Management: Everybody’s Business. DOH document by service users on medication issues.

Mental Health Taskforce: An Introduction DOH document overviewing the mental health taskforce.

Modernising Mental Health Services for People who are Deaf DOH document

National Quality Board – Dementia Interim Report from the Eighth Meeting

National Service Framework for Mental Health 1999 DOH document outlining 10-year plan for mental health services

NHS Operating Framework for 2010/2011 – DOH document

New Horizons. Towards a Shared Vision of the Future DOH document on new 10-year plan for mental health services

QIPP and Discharge Pathways for Older Adults

The Journey to Recovery – The Government’s Vision for Mental Health Care

The National Institute for Mental Health in England (NIMHE) – Establishing a Mental Health Network DOH document on the MHRN

Topic Selection Process for Technology Appraisals DOH document

Transforming the Quality of Dementia Care Consultation on a National Dementia Strategy

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