Blog

August 13th, 2018

When I joined the Centre for Mental Health it was a very exciting time. I found myself talking to...


August 13th, 2018

Mental health services have for years taken a paternalistic approach to the people on the receiving end of care. Psychiatry...


May 14th, 2018

As an Expert by Experience with the Care Quality Commission (CQC), I have been able to inspect mental health...


March 28th, 2018

It was 4am on a medium-secure psychiatric unit. I was awoken by the sound of gasps and bangs. When...


March 27th, 2018

The Synergi Collaborative Centre is focused on ethnic inequalities in severe mental illness. Not only is it exploring how...


December 14th, 2017

The launch of the Synergi Collaborative Centre at Rivington Place on Wednesday 22 November 2017 featured artists who weaved...