the NHS & the welfare state

I read a tweet this morning ‘one question from my doctor saved my life’. I didn’t have time to follow up on it, but my immediate thought was ‘one hug from my psychiatrist saved my life’. Last night I was at a meeting of a local 38 degrees group that is concentrating on the NHS… Continue reading the NHS & the welfare state

thoughts for the rcpsych

The RCPsych has an ongoing commitment to parity of esteem These are a few thoughts about equality and diversity in mental health – maybe I should have phrased that ‘lack of equality and diversity in mental health.’ I get incredibly angry about the refusal of the medical profession in general, and psychiatrists in particular, to… Continue reading thoughts for the rcpsych