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Research and Resources

  • Icon of Trainers Audit Trainers Audit (66.8 KiB)
    The following report documents the results of an audit that was conducted in 2001 to explore the experiences of 42 Meriden trainers. The areas examined included motivations, frustrations, support and the benefits of trying to implement family work and sustain the momentum in their own services. They outline what helped them to remain involved in this type of work.
  • Icon of Carer Surveys Carer Surveys (60.4 KiB)
    The table chronologically documents various surveys that have been or are currently being conducted with regard to carers’ experiences. For more information about each survey, please click on the links provided.
  • Icon of Irish mental health in Birmingham: what is appropriate & culturally-competent primary care? Irish mental health in Birmingham: what is appropriate & culturally-competent primary care? (868.2 KiB)
    A research project undertaken by Birmingham City University (BCU) Centre for Community Mental Health. Members of the Meriden Programme contributed to the Project Team.
  • Icon of Accredited Training in Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis: A National Survey Accredited Training in Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis: A National Survey (194.8 KiB)
    The NIMHE National PSI Implementation Workgroup conducted a survey of university accredited PSI education/training in January 2006. The findings of the survey are outlined in the report. Implications for the dissemination of PSI are considered and a series of recommendations presented.
  • Icon of Training in Psychosocial Interventions within Early Intervention Teams: A National Survey Training in Psychosocial Interventions within Early Intervention Teams: A National Survey (551.0 KiB)
    Early intervention is currently the top government mental health priority. Furthermore the provision of psychosocial interventions is one of the defining qualities of a modern EI service. This makes this review of training for PSI timely and its messages particularly important for those involved in developing the mental health workforce.
  • Icon of Measured Success Measured Success (344.6 KiB)
    A NIMHE scoping review of evaluated psychosocial interventions training for work with people with serious mental health problems.
  • Icon of Scoping Exercise To Inform The Development Of A National Mental Health Carer Support Curriculum Scoping Exercise To Inform The Development Of A National Mental Health Carer Support Curriculum (712.9 KiB)
    This report outlines the results of a scoping exercise funded by the Department of Health to inform the development of a national curriculum and training modules for mental health professionals to improve the support provided to mental health carers.
  • Icon of Economic Modelling and Early Intervention in Psychosis in England Economic Modelling and Early Intervention in Psychosis in England (501.6 KiB)
    The Care Services Improvement Partnership (CSIP) were delighted to welcome over 30 delegates to this, its second Early Intervention Service (EIS)
    research-policy-practice national seminar in December 2007. This report documents and discusses developments in important research into the cost impact of Early Intervention Services.