Archive for October 2018

Peer support workers ‘reduce readmissions to mental health crisis units’

Lancet study including Oxford Health researcher finds that care from people with experience of mental health conditions may help readmissions. A new study published in The Lancet finds that compared to a workbook, people who had support from those with first-hand experience of mental health problems themselves were less likely to be readmitted to acute…

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Lack of funding highlighted on World Mental Health Day

OMHP were mentioned in an Oxford Mail article highlighting the lack of funding on World Mental Health Day, this was a strong message from 3 of our partners talking about funding challenges. Read the full article here:

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