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    CIS lead Dr Karin wins prestigious RCGP award

    13 December 2018

    Community Independence Service (CIS) Clinical Lead, Dr Karin Schachinger, has been awarded a First Five award from the RCGP for breaking down barriers between mental and physical health. The award is given to GPs who are within five years of completion of the speciality training for their achievements (hence the name). She said: “To me, […]

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    Advice and support for dealing with loss and sadness over the holidays (short video)

    13 December 2018

    The holidays can be a great time but for some it can bring sadness too. Dr Alastair Bailey, Clinical Lead for the Adult Therapy Team at the Grenfell Health and Wellbeing Service, tells us the kind of feelings we might have around this time and how we can deal with them. He offers some advice […]

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    How to cope with difficult feelings over the holidays (short video)

    13 December 2018

    We know that this season can be a tough time for some, so we’ve published a short video on how to cope with difficult feelings over the Christmas and holidays. Dr Jai Shree Adhyaru, Team Manager, Grenfell Trauma Service for Children & Young People shares her top tips on how to manage and make the […]

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    The winter edition of our Body & Mind magazine is here

    13 December 2018

    The winter edition of our Body & Mind magazine is out now. Our last edition for 2018 is filled with loads of fantastic stories from across our Trust. In this edition: ● ‘Someone helped me and I want to help someone else’– Meet the award winning Harrow Infant Feeding Team ● ‘CAMHS was the best […]

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    A day in the life of an Early Intervention Service Peer Support Worker

    13 December 2018

    Sophie Levi, Peer Support Worker at the CNWL Harrow and Hillingdon Early Intervention Service has written a ‘day in the life’ article for the December edition of the Early Intervention Psychosis Network.  Below she writes: “Having had a similar experience of mental ill health to the patients I work with here at Harrow and Hillingdon […]

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    The Advocacy Project Mental Health Peer Mentoring

    12 December 2018

    The Advocacy Project is a local based charity, providing mental health advocacy services. We are very excited to be running a mental health peer mentoring course funded my Westminster Adult Education Service. The course aims to support those who have experienced mental health to build their knowledge and skills in peer mentoring, so that they […]

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    Coping with difficult feelings over the holiday season

    12 December 2018

    Christmas and the holiday season can be a festive time for many, but for others−adults and young people, it may also bring difficult feelings. Dr Jai Shree Adhyaru, Team Manager, Grenfell Trauma Service for Children & Young People offers us some tips on how to cope with difficult feelings and make the most of the […]

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    Milton Keynes nurse helps mothers in Ghana

    11 December 2018

    Colleagues of a CNWL District Nurse were so taken by her charitable work in Ghana that they gave generously and could be set to join her next year when she returns. Rose Kwarteng, a CNWL District Nurse with the Ashfield District nursing team, spent two weeks with six other medical staff and an NHS IT […]

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    Out and About in K & C with CIS

    11 December 2018

    CIS is a partnership between CNWL, West London NHS Trust, Westminster, RBKC and Hammersmith & Fulham councils, and the GP federations – it covers physical rehab, Reablement and Rapid Response. It’s all about working to keep people well and safe at home, without having to go into hospital as well as supporting those who are […]

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    Latest CNWL Children’s Service’s newsletter

    7 December 2018

    Read the latest CNWL Children’s Service’s, from Zoe Sargent, CNWL Associate Director for Children’s Service.  In this edition: General news Children service awards Key events QI and children’s services Communications Read the newsletter by clicking on this link. 

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