A visit to a mental health ward

01 February 2015

Who is involved and how do they benefit the patient? Richard Morley from SLaM’s communications and media team visits the Tony Hillis Unit at Lambeth Hospital.
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Why social inclusion is so important for recovery

27 January 2015

Dr David Blazey is head of social inclusion and recovery projects at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and head of grants at the Maudsley Charity. He explains why these projects are so important in the field of mental health.
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Abandoned Goods, a director's view

23 January 2015

The Maudsley Charity sponsors a range of digital projects. In 2013 the Charity funded a film called Abandoned Goods, a short essay film about the extraordinary collection of artworks created by patients detained in Netherne psychiatric hospital between 1946 and 1981. The film is due to be screened at Sundance international film festival this weekend. Co-Director Edward Lawrenson blogs on Preparing for Sundance and making an award winning film. This article was first published on the British Council Film website: http://film.britishcouncil.org
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Families matter: the inclusion of families within inpatient mental health

21 January 2015

Clinical psychologist, Rumina Taylor explains how a new project on our wards is extending the support offered to our patients’ friends and families.
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Bipolar - the road to recovery

19 January 2015

Scott blogs about his mental illness, recovery and volunteering
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Telling Tales: facts, fictions and family mental illness

31 December 2014

Artist Martha Orbach talks about the challenges and benefits of sharing stories about mental illness in families.
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