In researching a story about the link between poor access to treatment choices in Mental Health in the UK, related especially to the Borderline Personality Disorder community , with the case of a sad suicide of a 27 year old woman Kate Logan in mind , part of the research led to the Care Services Improvement Partnership (Dept Of Health run) website .. Specifically to its literature surrounding so called "Choices" in mental health .
From : Choices In Mental Health CSIP.org Site :
"You can download the 'Our Choices in Mental Health' (framework) and the supporting Checklist which give guidance and ideas on how mental health services should be offering choices to people that use their services.
You can also find out about the choice themed review, and details of the national and regional contacts who are leading on choice.
- Our Choices in Mental Health Leaflet.pdf (PDF 666KB)
- Our Choices in Mental Health Framework (PDF 1MB)
- Our Choices in Mental Health Themed Review (PDF 519KB)
- Our Choices in Mental Health Checklist (PDF 270KB) "
Daily Mail :
"Home Secretary Jacqui Smith's husband was forced to make a humiliating apology this afternoon for causing her embarrassment over an expenses claim which included adult films he watched."