Tag: stolen years

The medical model

7th February 2016

This page contains downloadable tools plus background and links to more information about the benefits of providing holistic care for people with serious mental illness.  When treating someone with serious mental illness, thinking of poor physical health outcomes as a medical problem with a medical solution fails to recognise the complexity of issues. There is a […]

Overview and key themes

7th February 2016

This page contains links to materials in this online resource that can support you to involve service users when commissioning and providing services for people who have a serious mental illness (SMI). Listening to the service users and carers – often referred to as ‘service user voices’ – is critical in understanding the causes of […]

Integrated and coordinated care

7th February 2016

This section contains information and resources to support you to improve care for people who have a serious mental illness (SMI) by integrating and coordinating their care.

Data and digital technology

7th February 2016

This section contains information and resources to support you in implementing improvements to data collection and digital technology that will better support caring for the needs of people who have a serious mental illness (SMI).

Involving service users

7th February 2016

Involving service users and people who have experienced mental health and physical health concerns will help achieve healthcare that can effectively respond to the needs of seriously mentally ill individuals. This section contains information and resources to support greater service user involvement.