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A survey into student nurses' attitudes towards mental illness: implications for nurse training.
This paper reports on a survey of attitudes to mental illness that was completed with a cohort of pre-registration nurses in 2007 in a large university in Essex. The background literature highlights… Expand
Service user involvement in nursing students’ training: Amanda Blackhall and colleagues show how one university has enlisted the help of clients to challenge misconceptions about mental illness
End of life care for people with a learning disability.
- Sandra Morton-Nance, Tim Schafer
- Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
- 5 September 2012
AIM To explore the experiences of learning disability and district nurses caring for people with a learning disability at the end of their lives. METHOD A small-scale semi-structured qualitative… Expand
Parenting Children With Severe Disabilities
Abstract:There is limited information on parenting skills for parents of children with severe disabilities. Raising children with these disabilities requires skills that extend beyond most parenting… Expand
Empowering service users: the myth, the reality and the hope.
An exploratory study of GP perceptions of the impact of a primary care counselling service on their practice
ABSTRACT This paper presents the results of research into GP perceptions of the impact of on-site counselling on general practice. The research is part of a larger evaluation of a local enhanced… Expand
Making Involvement Matter in Essex
This report presents an evaluation of the three-year Making Involvement Matter in Essex (MIME project, commissioned by heath and social care mental health commissioners in Essex). The report… Expand
'Big conversation': report on consultations across Essex, Southend and Thurrock
A request from the Essex health and social care mental health commissioners for a series of broad consultations to seek the views of service users and carers emerged as a response to the potential… Expand
Evaluation of pilot day and employment services in south Essex: final report
This final report draws together results from three strands of an evaluation of mental health day and employment services: stakeholder focus groups, analysis of monitoring information and an outcomes… Expand
Impact of changes to day services commissioned by Essex County Council in North Essex, Wickford, Rochford & Castlepoint: web survey report
The questions were developed initially from the day service specification documents and the length of the questionaire was aimed at enabling useful information to be collected whilst not creating a… Expand