News

  • New website for CNWL’s Postgraduate Medical Education service

    18 December 2014

    The Trust is the Lead Provider for a number of postgraduate medical training programmes across London, some of which in partnership with Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. The website provides information on specialty programmes delivered by the Trust – Community Sexual and Reproductive Health, Core Psychiatry, General and Older Adults Psychiatry and Psychiatry of Intellectual […]

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  • New Recovery & Wellbeing College Prospectus out now!

    17 December 2014

    The latest edition of the CNWL Recovery & Wellbeing College prospectus is now online; find out about courses and workshops running from January to July 2015. The College has recently changed its name to include ‘Wellbeing’. This is because all its workshops and courses are open to those from all our community health services. Syena […]

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  • Journeys to work: Individual Placement and Support (IPS) in action

    17 December 2014

    Lynne Miller, Employment Services Manager, and her colleagues, Suzanne Clinton-Davis and Tina Meegan, co-authored a piece of work in November 2014 entitled Journeys to work: the perspective of clients and employment specialists of Individual Placement and Support (IPS) in action in which they detail the history of the IPS programme and provide accounts of the […]

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    Imperial College rates CNWL’s psychiatry education a success

    12 December 2014

    Imperial College has rated CNWL’s psychiatry education programme as excellent following a bi-annual review. CNWL is the majority provider of undergraduate psychiatry education for Imperial College, teaching over 200 students across five main sites every year. Students are in their fifth year of undergraduate medical studies and stay in the Trust for six weeks learning […]

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  • Max Glatt Consultation

    12 December 2014

    Max Glatt – next steps Max Glatt is an exceptionally good unit that delivers brilliant clinical results; the staff are very skilled and patients speak very highly of the service. We are also the lowest priced NHS service of this kind in London. However the service runs at a substantial loss. It has 15 beds […]

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  • Shine project to improve physical healthcare in people with long-term mental health needs

    11 December 2014

    Shine, an innovative project to improve physical healthcare in people with long-term mental health needs, is now five months into its pilot at St Charles’ Danube Ward. The pilot project team, led by Bill Tiplady, CNWL Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Ed Beveridge, Consultant Psychiatrist, and Rachel Evered of the Trust’s Safety Development Programme, is looking at […]

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  • Mayor of Limerick meets staff from the Passage Day Centre and Joint Homelessness Team.

    Empowering people to move off the street – Mayor of Limerick visits Joint Homelessness Team

    8 December 2014

    Councillor Kevin Sheahan, Mayor of Limerick City and County, visited the CNWL Westminster Joint Homelessness Team (JHT) on Friday 5 December 2014 to find out more about the work that they do to support people who are homeless and who have enduring mental health difficulties. Ireland has seen an increase in homelessness over the past […]

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  • Time for tea in Kensington & Chelsea

    4 December 2014

    We have opened the  ‘Royal Café’ at our continuing care service, 3 Beatrice Place. The ‘Royal Café’ is a joint project between staff and residents of 3 Beatrice Place so that all of the residents can have the café experience together and to bring café culture to those that may not be able to go […]

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  • Senior Registrar wins prize for research on war trauma

    3 December 2014

    Dr Jasna Munjiza, a Senior Registrar for CNWL North Westminster Community Recovery Team and St Charles Hospital, won second prize in the trainee poster presentation at the London School of Psychiatry Trainee Conference held on 26 November 2014. Dr Munjiza received the award for her research project presentation in the area of war trauma and […]

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  • Team of the Year

    Films showcase CNWL’s annual gems

    3 December 2014

    Our Annual Gem and Long Service Awards celebrate our staff; their dedication and the amazing work they do. Below you can watch two films showcasing the winners of this year’s much-coveted project and team of the year categories. Project of the year Our Project of the Year Award went to the A&E Frequent Attenders Project […]

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