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    Dr Marian Davis to run in London Marathon for the Margaret Pyke Trust

    28 March 2017

    Dr Marian Davis will be running the London Marathon in April 2017 to raise money for the Margaret Pyke Trust, with the Population & Sustainability Network, to help improve sexual and reproductive health around the world. Marian, a volunteer for the Margaret Pyke Trust, will be the first ever Margaret Pyke Marathon runner. Find out […]

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    Palmyra Relief Fundraising event raises £3,500

    28 March 2017

    Palmyra Relief is a non-profit organisation with a goal to provide prosthetic limbs and follow-up care to Syrian children and young people. The charity was set up by Mohammad Antabali, husband of CNWL’S Serious Incidents Support Manager, Franca Fiabane. Read more about how Mohammads’ first-hand experience of the Syrian conflict was the inspiration behind the […]

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    Harrow Rethink April 2017 newsletter out now

    28 March 2017

    Rethink Mental Illness is a national charity challenging attitudes to mental illness. Its Harrow division has published its latest newsletter. Download the newsletter here. (Opens pdf)

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    Video: Service user shares her experience with Coombe Wood Mother and Baby Unit

    28 March 2017

    Dr Amy Pollard, previously a service user at Coombe Wood Mother and Baby Unit, shares her experience of how she was supported whilst in their care. Watch the video below. You can also read Dr Pollard’s heartfelt blog post to celebrate “the NHS services who enabled me to carry on mothering my children through our darkest […]

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    Information leaflets about our new sexual health services

    27 March 2017

    We have produced patient information leaflets about our new sexual health services. From Saturday 1 April, we will delivering sexual and reproductive health services across the three boroughs of Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea, and Hammersmith & Fulham, and sexual health and HIV services across Surrey. View the information leaflet for sexual health services in Surrey […]

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    Gambling Disorder: Exploring Pre-treatment and In-treatment Dropout Predictors. A UK Study

    27 March 2017

    An article about gambling disorder entitled “Gambling Disorder: Exploring Pre-treatment and In-treatment Dropout Predictors. A UK Study” has been published in The Journal of Gambling Study. One of the co-authors of the studies is Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones, founder and director of the CNWL National Problem Gambling Clinic. Click here to read the article.  

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    September, October and December 2016 Carers Council Meeting Minutes Published

    27 March 2017

    We have published the minutes from September, October and December’s Carers’ Council meeting. Access them below (each link opens a PDF document) September 2016 October 2016 December 2016  

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    New phone numbers for our services based at Bletchley Hospital Campus in Milton Keynes

    27 March 2017

    From tomorrow, Tuesday 28 March, our services based at Bletchley Hospital Campus in Milton Keynes will have new telephone numbers. This is part of our programme to update our telephones and IT equipment. These numbers will become live during the week and we will be updating our website pages for these services as this happens. […]

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    ‘My baby daughter will never remember Coombe Wood, but my husband and I will never forget it’

    24 March 2017

    (pictured: Former service user Dr Amy Pollard with baby Jennifer) Former Coombe Wood service user Dr Amy Pollard has penned a heartfelt blogpost to celebrate “the NHS services who enabled me to carry on mothering my children through our darkest hour.” Amy, a senior policy officer at the Mental Health Foundation speaks candidly on their blog, […]

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    Trust psychiatrists team up with former service user to present ‘alcohol care plan’

    24 March 2017

    (pictured left – Former service user Justin Baker & Dr Alex Thomson) Two Trust psychiatrists joined a former service user to present a workshop on a project aimed at improving alcohol care in acute hospital settings, at the Psychiatric Liaison Accreditation Network’s (PLAN) annual forum. Project lead Adrian Brown, Alcohol Nurse Specialist, and Dr Alex […]

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