News archive for June, 2017

Helping our service users to have their say

June 30, 2017

Service users on our medium secure unit in Wakefield have been given more opportunities to take control of their care…

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Mental health nurses share knowledge with students

June 30, 2017

This week two staff nurses from our Trinity 1 ward at Fieldhead Hospital gave a talk to trainee mental health…

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Yorkshire Smokefree celebrates 10 years of the smoking ban

June 30, 2017

A decade on from the UK ban on smoking in public places, Yorkshire Smokefree is celebrating almost 145,000 quits across…

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Green fingers at the ready!

June 29, 2017

Service users and staff have worked together to design and create a new garden. The new outdoor space at Chippendale…

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Sam’s apprenticeship success story

June 28, 2017

Sam Hunt was intrigued when she saw an apprenticeship vacancy advertised at our Trust. She now has a permanent role…

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Whitehall communications colleagues visit Trust

June 22, 2017

On Wednesday 21 June we welcomed Chloe Watson, NHS England’s senior strategic communications manager for mental health and Neil Coffey,…

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Redeveloped mental health wards given new local labels

June 21, 2017

The new names of our transformed mental health wards at Fieldhead in Wakefield have been revealed. Non-secure wards Priory and…

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Visit from Karen Middleton

June 20, 2017

Karen Middleton, CEO of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), visited the Trust on Monday 19 June 2017. Her visit…

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Food facts on the menu for Dietitians’ Week event

June 16, 2017

Fad diets were the focus of an interactive event at Fieldhead in Wakefield on Thursday 15 June held in celebration…

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General election comes to Newton Lodge

June 7, 2017

Candidates standing in the 2017 general election have visited our forensics wards for hustings with our service users and staff….

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