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    CNWL staff speak at Women’s PICU Quarterly Meeting

    21 November 2017

    Over 10 speakers from CNWL attended the Women’s Psychiatric Intensive Care and low secure units (PICU) quarterly meeting in Central London recently.  Caroline Parker, Director of operations for NAPICU said; “Over 85 people attended from PICU’s all over the country – it was really busy. Most of our speakers from CNWL were from the Shannon […]

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    Dr Jayarajah at the Mind Media Awards

    21 November 2017

    CNWL’s Dr Chrissy Jayarajah watches EastEnders at work, but there’s a reason. Chrissy is a Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist in Hillingdon – part of our newly expanded Perinatal Mental Health Service. She was involved in the Stacey Slater story that culminated last Christmas with Stacey on the roof, grasping her child and becoming very psychotic. It […]

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    Consider “virtual appointments”, asks CNWL of HIV patients

    21 November 2017

    HIV patients who attend CNWL’s Bloomsbury Clinic who are stable on treatment are being urged to consider virtual (email or phone) appointments to replace some of their face to face appointments. This is more convenient as people do not have to come to the clinic (which takes up a lot of time) and helps use […]

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    Our Noscar Nominated CLASH Team

    21 November 2017

    Our CLASH team has taken part in this year’s Noscars – an awards ceremony hosted by HIV charity NAZ, dedicated to organisations, groups and individuals making a difference in Minority Communities. The team was nominated in the ‘Clinic of the year’ category for their tireless work in providing HIV care and support to society’s marginalised […]

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    North Kensington health response: How the NHS can help following the Grenfell Tower fire

    21 November 2017

    Following an incident like the Grenfell Tower fire, many of those affected will have greater health needs and also have concerns about the health of family and friends. NHS West London CCG has produced a leaflet describing the mental and physical health support available from the NHS and how you can help yourself to stay […]

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    Meeting the 1st Oxley Park Rainbows and Brownies

    20 November 2017

    Rainbows and Brownies from the 1st Oxley Pack in Milton Keynes have been learning about Multiple Sclerosis from CNWL MS Clinical Specialist Nurses Lesley Catterall and Denise Middleton. The pair attended the pack’s meeting with members from the local MS Society so they could receive £200 raised by the girls through a sponsored litter pick […]

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    Launch of pioneering partnership to transform health and social care

    20 November 2017

    CNWL have formed a partnership with Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Brunel University London to fund the new Brunel Partners Academic Centre for Health Sciences. The partnership is a response to increasing patient demands and expectations and the rising cost of healthcare delivery. The Centre will change the way health and social care is delivered […]

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    NHS Grenfell Tower response: briefing 17 November 2017

    20 November 2017

    The latest issue of the NHS Grenfell Tower Fire Response Group briefing has been published. You can view the briefing in your web browser (opens new tab).    

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    Northwick Park Hospital teach the secret to good sleep

    17 November 2017

    Northwick Park Hospital occupational therapy staff are running a sleep intervention programme to help patients better understand the relationship between sleep and mental health. Sleep is a major factor in maintaining good mental health. Sadly, for those of us experiencing mental or physical health issues sleepless nights can become the norm and a good night’s […]

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    Journey of Hope retreat day event for people from the Grenfell area

    17 November 2017

    Journey of Hope (JOH) is holding a wellbeing retreat day on Saturday 2 December 2017 from 10am to 4pm at the Second Half Centre for Wellbeing, Exmoor Street, London, W10 6DZ, for people who have been affected by the Grenfell Tower fire. The event, which is being held in partnership with the Grenfell Trust, Grenfell […]

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