What are mental health staff doing to address the sexual health needs of service users? It’s complicated.

michael-prewett-126900-unsplash (1)

Sarah Watts explores a small qualitative study that asked NHS staff about the sexual health and sexuality needs of people with serious mental illness.

[read the full story...]

People with severe mental illness have more adverse outcomes from medical or surgical treatment

marcelo-leal-525139-unsplash

Laoise Renwick considers the findings of a recent systematic review on the safety of service users with severe mental illness receiving inpatient care on medical and surgical wards.

[read the full story...]

A crisis map: charting the topography of home treatment

rgyglpwwjb0-richard-tilney-bassett

Derek Tracy and Lisa Lloyd look back over the last 17 years of mental health crisis care and consider the findings of a new survey of Crisis Resolution Teams in England.

[read the full story...]