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Tonna Hospital, Suite 3 Dementia Ward

Project Tonna Hospital, Suite 3 Dementia Ward Client NHS Wales Products Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature vision panels incorporating artwork Project   Marcus Eyre, Project Manager for the newly refurbished Suite 3 Dementia Ward at Tonna Hospital was looking for something new and innovative when planning the works. He attended a Mental Health and Dementia forum where he […]

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The Bedale Centre 

Category Medical Clinic providing specialist mental health, substance misuse and learning disability services.   The problem Via the Bedale Centre, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust provides specialist mental health, substance misuse and learning disability services. The Centre has become an integral part of the health and social care network for the people of Sussex. Ginni […]

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Your brilliant work deserves more exposure

Some people think that modesty is a virtue, but when you’re doing outstanding work in the field of mental health design you shouldn’t keep it under wraps. Improvements are driven by knowledge, and we think your vision and skill demands wider recognition. We need your case studies. DiMHN offers a fantastic platform for you to […]

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Annual General Meeting of the Design in Mental Health Limited

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Design in Mental Health Limited will be held on Tuesday, the 10th day of October 2017.  The meeting will convene at 2 pm at Manchester Central, Manchester Under section 324 of the Companies Act 2006 and article 19 of the Articles of Association of […]

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Be Part of the Conversation by Submitting a Presentation Idea

Design in Mental Health.15-16 May 2018. National Motorcycle Museum Birmingham In May 2018, connect to the world of mental health design and speak to your peers, foster progress with an engaged audience and really make a difference. Presentations are now being invited for the 2018 Conference. So, if you’d like to be on the platform this […]

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Design in Mental Health Network seeks new board members

With three current directors retiring, by rotation, from the Design in Mental Health Network (DiMHN) board, the organisation is seeking replacements from among its current membership. The move will afford successful candidates the opportunity to contribute their expertise to improving mental health provision and patient outcomes. Nomination forms can be downloaded from the DiMHN website […]

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Attitudes to mental health are changing but the budget lags behind

We took the opportunity to ask delegates to May’s DiMHN Conference some questions.  Our survey set out to explore whether changed attitudes to mental health were contributing to an improved mental health environment, but we’ll admit that to fully investigate the subject, we’d need much more than a quick survey of opinions. That said, we […]

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DIMH Conference 2017 winners

Winners – Art in Site (The Wellbeing Ward) Winners – Project of the Year (Ancora House Project Team) Winner – Service User Engagement (Ancora House Project Team) Winner – Product Innovation of the Year (Symphony en-suite Door, Safehinge) Winner – Colaborative Estates & Facilities Team (Mitford – Adult Autism Inpatient unit, Northumberland, Tyne & wear […]

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Mental Health – we need talk and action

The Duke of Cambridge talking to pop star Lady Gaga about PTSD and Prince Harry’s open admission that he struggled with grief after the death of his mother have rightly made the news. High-profile campaigns like Heads Together have an important role to play in raising awareness and reducing the stigma related to mental ill […]

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