Tips on managing reactions to a major incident
In the immediate aftermath of a major incident our body’s automatic survival reactions will take over and may react in unexpected ways. Here are some tips on how to manage those reactions.
Treatment and therapies – Speech and language therapy – Easy read
This information tells you about speech and language therapy
Treatments and therapies – cognitive Stimulation therapy (CST)
An evidence based therapy designed to generally improve cognitive and social functioning for people with mild to moderate dementia.
Treatments and therapies – Footwear advice – mental health services for older people
Wearing the incorrect footwear can be a risk factor in the cause of falls
Treatments and therapies – Integrated psychological therapy
A time-limited, focused, talking therapy.
Treatments and therapies – nutrition and dysphagia dietetics – mental health services for older people
Working with older people to improve how and what they eat.
Treatments and therapies – occupational therapy – mental health services for older people
Occupational therapy in mental health services for older people North Durham, Derwentside, South Durham, Darlington, Hartlepool and Easington 5 day rapid process improvement workshop (RPIW) Our older peoples occupational therapy service was experiencing long delays. Patients who were referred were waiting up for weeks to be seen, there were a lot of patients on the […]
Treatments and therapies – Physiotherapy health, wellbeing and exercise programme – mental health services for older people
Being active is great for your physical health and fitness and evidence shows it can also improve your mental wellbeing.
Treatments and therapies – spaced retrieval
Spaced retrieval can help people with memory problems. It is simple to do with a partner and can achieve a noticeable improvement in memory.
Trust information – Guidance for writing a good care plan
A care plan is a jointly agreed, written plan between you and your care co-ordinator or lead professional which outlines: your assessed needs any risks to you or others personal goals support available your progress towards recovery. You will be given a copy of your care plan. Your family, carers and supporters will receive a copy […]