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 – 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 – what is a 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 yourself or others, personal goals and progress towards your recovery.
Using text messages to communicate – Mental health services for older people, York and Selby
If you have any queries about using text messages to communicate please contact your care team.
What is a care plan?
Information about care plans for service users and their families, carers and supporters, and staff
What is Occupational Therapy?
Occupational therapy is a treatment and a profession. Occupational therapists are interested in how people live their lives. They help people to become as able as possible wherever they live, and whatever health issues they may have. Occupational therapists use ‘doing’ as the therapy. They think with you about all areas of your life; any […]
Wold View, Foss Park, York
Wold View is an inpatient mental health service for older people in North Yorkshire
Young onset dementia specialists – Teesside
Dementia is a general term for a range of disorders that cause physical changes to the brain. This progressive deterioration may affect a person's memory, personality, behaviour, concentration, reasoning, learning and understanding.