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Philip Ross at the MHDF

            The Design in Mental Health Network (DIMHN) has a simple goal—to make mental health environments better for patient recovery and safer for staff. There is a lack of independent test guidance or testing for the challenges mental health environments present. The Network has spent the past 5 years developing a […]

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AGM 2019

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Design in Mental Health Limited will be held on Wednesday, the 9th day of October 2019.  The meeting will convene at 12 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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Design in Mental Health 2020 Call for Presentations Now Open

This years Design in Mental Health conference takes place on the 9th & 10th of June 2020. Call for presentations are now open until the 28th October 2019. Now is the chance to have your say at the leading UK event focusing on the design, build, refurbishment, management and clinical provision of mental health environments. […]

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DIMH Announce Steve Davis OBE as the Awards Dinner Speaker 

Steve dominated world snooker during the 1980s, when he reached eight World Championship finals in nine years, won six world titles, and held the world number one ranking for seven consecutive seasons. His encounter with Dennis Taylor in the 1985 World Championship final is widely considered the most famous match in snooker history. Its black-ball […]

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Board CPD visit to Tough Furniture

As always the board enjoy getting out and meeting our members. This CPD visit took us to Tough Furniture. The visit was very informative and enjoyable. Thanks to all involved. Find out more about Tough Furniture here.

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The Junipers – Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

The Junipers is a brand new, purpose-built Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for Devon, based in the grounds of Wonford House in Exeter. Having our own inpatient intensive careservice in Devon will make a huge difference to people’s lives. It is a major step forward and is a key part of our plans to improve acute mental health […]

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Can Gardening Be A Way To Reduce Your Stress Levels?

Having an outdoor space in your home is great, it is not only an extension of your home, but it is also a place that you can relax and unwind in. The thing to remember with your outdoor space is that it can take work to make sure that it looks the best that it […]

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FRAMING THE FUTURE

  As part of Paintings in Hospitals’ 60th anniversary, join our panel discussion on past pioneers and future innovations of visual arts in health and social care. Find out more.

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Board meeting hosted by Troup, Bywaters + Anders

  The DIMHN board strive to meet as many of our members as frequently as possible. Our latest board meeting on the 26th of March took us to the HQ of Troup, Bywaters + Anders. The meeting was fuelled by an interesting presentation which sparked some insightful discussions on design in the mental health industry. […]

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