I was delighted to be invited to make a presentation to a webinar hosted by Mental Heath Europe on the impact of COVID19 on mental health on 30 April 2020. This is part of my work for the International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership. I spoke about the impact of COVDI19 on community mental health and how it will reshape our approach. The slides can be accessed here: MHE webinar slides FINAL 30 April 2020
Contact Consulting led the development of the content for Thrive London, a new city wide initiative to improve the mental health and wellbeing of Londoners. The work, led by Steve Appleton, involved collaboration with the GLA, NHS, London Councils and Public Health England (London). It was supported and launched by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan on 4 July 2017. You can view the document by clicking on this link: Thrive London
Contact Consulting has been commissioned to write two DHR reports for neighbouring councils in Berkshire. This follows our recent appointment to work on two DHRs in Leeds We are looking forward to starting on these important pieces of work.
Our review of a housing and support service for people with complex needs provided by Midland Heart in Birmingham, conducted with the Health Services Management Centre at the University of Birmingham is now complete. The report was presented to a range of stakeholders in Birmingham last week and highlights the good practice demonstrated by the service as well as areas for further development. The report will be available publicly soon and we will post it in our publications section