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Announcing the Design in Mental Health Digital Week 8-12 June

‘Digital Week’ features a whole host of free-to-attend Webinars, On-Demand Content, Workshops/Roundtables, and many more exciting digital opportunities. Quick Links: – Information – Webinar Programme – Speakers About 80 to 90% of the week will be provided complimentary to our existing exhibitors, sponsors, supporters, and the Design in Mental Health Network, as without their continued […]

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Introducing you to the future of product testing for mental health facilities

Ensuring the safety of people with mental illness whilst in an inpatient facility is critical and can often be affected by the products selected for the built environment. A lack of clear guidance or ability to assess multiple options limits innovation and the improvement of these spaces.  That’s why DIMHN were pleased to have partnered […]

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2nd Call for Presentations

Announcing an Extra Opportunity to Submit a Presentation for this Years Design in Mental Health Conference, 16-17 Nov The advisory group is issuing a 2nd Call for Presentations on specific themes, outlined below. Designing and delivering therapeutic mental health environments Capital – How to fund large projects Acute Healthcare – integrated acute / mental health […]

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New Dates Announced for Design in Mental Health

With concern escalating over the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19); the announcement by the Prime Minister regarding the need for social distancing; and following consultation, we have concluded that it is in the best interest of all parties to reschedule Design in Mental Health. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, but we believe that the […]

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Conference Programme and Speakers Announced

In June 2020, connect to the world of mental health design…… make connections, make progress. Make a difference. Design in Mental Health is the only UK event to focus on the design of mental health facilities with a clear focus on creating calm therapeutic environments for the benefit of patients and staff alike. Find the […]

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The Design In Mental Health Awards 2020 are now open for entries

Celebrating Excellence & Achievement Some people think that modesty is a virtue, but when you’re doing outstanding work in mental health environments you shouldn’t keep it under wraps. Below are the 9 categories open for entries, all submissions should be made online. Product Innovation of the Year Concept Product Innovation of the Year Estates and […]

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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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