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NHS mental health services are failing BME communities

Mainstream services have “a lot to learn” from the poorly funded voluntary groups picking up the pieces. By Alex Leonards.

North Croydon, home of Crystal Palace Football Club, host to hopeful asylum seekers crammed into dreary buildings – a place where male life expectancy is nine years lower than a few miles south. 2,421 more words


Where the heck did this come from?

Many people ask me about where eating disorders come from or why they develop in some people and not others. To be honest, there is no hard and fast answer to that question. 562 more words


Stop cuts at the Maudsley

On Saturday 2 May I joined a demonstration organised by Southwark Pensioners Action Group in opposition to closure of services in the Maudsley.


A letter for Edward Timpson MP

I’ve been waiting for the last two weeks for my personal letter of thanks from Children and Families Minister, Edward Timpson.

I first heard about his thank you letter on Facebook and Twitter during National Adoption Week. 773 more words


There is hope! Us and our refeeding #eatingdisorder #anorexia

My girl was just 11 when we realised there was a problem.  I’m a single mom, but my family and X are very involved.  This is just a glimpse of what it is like to do Family Based Treatment, Maudsley Method. 849 more words

#anorexia #eatingdisorders #recovery

A hard question to pose to all of you out there

Hi everyone,

This is a weird post, but I’m needing some reassurance and truth be told – I have no one else to ask.

I pose this question to those of you out there who currently have or consider yourselves recovered from an eating disorder. 119 more words

Symposium on Big Data in Mental Health

For anyone interested in data analytics, the BRC-MH at KCL and the Maudsley are organising a symposium on Big Data in Mental Health on July 23rd at ORTUS, Denmark Hill. 50 more words