Risk and safety are rightly major concerns in mental health care but traditional methods of assessing risk have stood in the way of helping people to recover.
A Care Quality Commission survey showing that a third of hospital 'places of safety' do not accept children and young people is a major cause for concern and requires concerted action.
A new report, published by BACP in collaboration with the Centre for Mental Health and Women’s Breakout, has revealed a reassuring breadth and depth in the mental health interventions available at women's community centres in the UK.
Cutting early intervention in psychosis (EIP) services puts young people at risk of worse health and poorer life chances.