Mental health

Posted on March 6, 2013. Filed under: Adult's Services, Mental health |

Definition

Mental health services aim to maximise the quality of life of people with mental health problems, to increase support to carers and to promote a more positive attitude to mental ill health.

Policies and legislation

 Examples of good practice

  • West Leicestershire Mind – Mind is a national charity that promotes mental health and wellbeing, with subsidiaries around the country. West Leicestershire Mind, in particular, have done some really ground breaking work in embracing Personalisation and developing new, more personalised services for people with mental health problems.

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