Mental Health Act

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Adults, Mental Health

Review of adult neglect case calls for guidance on handling obstructive families

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Mental Health

Mental Health Act detentions rise by 10 per cent

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Better outcomes for less cost but under threat: street triage services for vulnerable adults

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Mental Health

Deaths linked to mental health beds crisis as cuts leave little slack in system

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Mental Health

Community Care’s Andy McNicoll named journalist of the year at mental health awards

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Adults, Mental Health

Winterbourne plan boosted by trebling in number of learning disabled people due to leave hospital

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Mental Health

Rise in Mental Health Act detentions as NHS bed availability drops

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Mental Health

Problems accessing NHS units sees ‘too many’ mentally unwell end up in police cells

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Mental Health

‘I’ll never forget the social worker who stuck with me when I was at my lowest’

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Social worker Mike Wheeler (All photos by Charlie Milligan)

Mental Health

‘The balance between risks and rights is key to forensic social work’

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Mental Health

Mental health bed pressures making AMHP role ‘untenable’, warns BASW

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Mental Health, Workforce

Podcast: A crash course for social workers on changes to the Mental Health Act code of practice

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Mental Health

CQC report highlights impact of mental health bed pressures on patient care

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Mental Health

Submit your questions for DH about the revised Mental Health Act code of practice

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

Chief social worker: ‘Tell us how the Mental Health Act code of practice can better support you’

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Mental Health

Consultation on revised Mental Health Act code of practice launched

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