CCG’s & GP’s offered new resources for Perinatal Mental Health in Primary Care

How should I care for women with a history of serious mental health disorders? If a woman is taking antidepressants and becomes pregnant should she stop immediately? What should I do if there is a bereavement? These questions and more have been posed by the Royal College of General Practitioners  and the Maternal Mental Health […]

Personalised Maternity Care & Perinatal Services – Ambitions for 2022

Learn more about the future of Maternity Care & Perinatal Services In line with the Five Year Forward View, NHS England and Health Education England have provided a key overview document setting out the ambitions for Maternity care & Perinatal Services. The questions asked in this document relate to identifying which clinical areas require development […]

TVSCN & Berkshire West CCGs play integral part in National Report into House of Care adoption for Type 2 Diabetes

In March 2015, Diabetes UK (in association with Johnson & Johnson) launched a report at its conference setting out the barriers preventing clinicians, commissioners and healthcare professionals from implementing care planning for patients. The discussion has produced an informative report which will be of interest to all areas of healthcare, and most importantly encourage patients […]

Self-harm; working together for best practice – output from 27 February event

Thames Valley Children & Maternity Strategic Clinical Network, Children & Adolescent Mental Health Event: ‘Self-harm; working together for best practice’  Presentations and feedback from the above event held in Reading on 27 February 2015 are now available here The event had a broad audience including school nurses, mental health nurses, public/patient representatives, teachers, social workers, commissioners. […]