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Parallel Pathways?

How far down the road towards achieving Parity of Esteem are we really?

This month, the All Party Parliamentary Group for Mental Health have published a report investigating the true extent to which parity of esteem between mental and physical health has been achieved in the UK. 288 more words

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New emergency room model addresses increased visits and displaced patients

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. – The number of yearly trips to the emergency room is rising, but the same patients are coming back with the same needs. 325 more words

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Parity of Esteem between Mental and Physical Health

“Parity of esteem” is the latest buzz-phrase when talking about Mental Health. The Government and NHS England have identified that achieving equality in terms of funding, access and outcomes for people with mental health problems and people with physical health problems is a central area of focus for the next 5 years… 213 more words

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The Oxygen Mask

There have been times in my life in which I had to make difficult choices. I’m certain that these life changing moments happen in everyone’s life, one way or another. 525 more words

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Elusive Joy

One of the most important things which I’ve realized and learned in my own life is perspective. If you know what I mean by this, then you’re a step ahead of many. 1,057 more words

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Shary Nassimi, CLC Articles on Life and the "Fundamentals of Self" in Ending Therapy

With the expansion and acceptance of mental health services in modern societies,  which are truly needed, there has also been an ever expanding infrastructure of mental health services… 176 more words

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NHS Ayrshire and Arran publishes Therapeutic Arts Strategy

In my capacity as Chair of the Arts Strategy Steering Group, I am pleased to introduce the ‘Points of View’ Arts Strategy for our new acute adult mental health and community hospital facility in Irvine, North Ayrshire. 220 more words

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