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RQIA Review of the implementation of Promoting Quality Care (PQC) Good Practice Guidance on the Assessment and Management of Risk in Mental Health and Learning Disability Services (PDF1.07MB)

Overview Report October 2012 10.14655/799178-799535 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Health and Safety External Guidance Overview Report October 2012   Mental Health Research and Eva ...

The Autism Strategy (2013-2020) and Action Plan (2013-2016)

Easy Access Version 10.14655/799178-799332 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Strategies and Action Plans Easy Access Version Mental Health Policy Policies, Strategies & Action pla ...

The Autism Strategy (2013-2020) and Action Plan (2013-2016)

10.14655/799178-799331 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Strategies and Action Plans The Autism Strategy (2013-2020) and Action Plan Mental Health Policy Policies, Strategies & Ac ...

The European Mental Health Action Plan

World Health Organization (WHO) Mental wellbeing Seven objectives, four core and three cross cutting, have been developed, which together cover the full scope of this Action Plan. For each of the objectives, actions are proposed for Member States and WHO ...

Preventing Suicide: A Global Imperative

World Health Organization (WHO) Suicide In May 2013, the Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly adopted the first-ever Mental Health Action Plan of the World Health Organization (WHO). Suicide prevention is an integral part of the plan, with the goal of reduci ...

The iceberg of suicide and self-harm in Irish adolescents: a population-based study

PURPOSE Suicide is a leading cause of death among adolescents. Self-harm is the most important risk factor for suicide, yet the majority of self-harm does not come to the attention of health services. The purpose of this study was to establish the relativ ...

Lifeline Consultation Report- A summary of the feedback to the Public Health Agency's public consultation process on the Lifeline Crisis Response Service

This report is a summary of the feedback from the public consultation process on the current Lifeline contract and future options. Public Health Agency Mental wellbeing, Health organisations, Health professionald This report is a summary of the feedback f ...

Fluphenazine versus low-potency first-generation antipsychotic drugs for schizophrenia

Tardy, M., et al Fluphenazine, Low-potency antipsychotics, Schizophrenia People with schizophrenia often hear voices or see things (hallucinations) and have strange beliefs (delusions). It is a serious, often long lasting, mental illness that can have a s ...

Social support group interventions in people with dementia and mild cognitive impairment: a systematic review of the literature

AbstractDespite the large number of studies evaluating social support groups for people with dementia, there are no systematic reviews of current evidence.The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of social support group interventions for pe ...

Pct benef dep/anxiety RoI 2013

Department of Social Protection Mental Health. Health Status. Depression. Anxiety. Benefit Refinement: Mental Health. Health Status Percentage of the working age population aged 15-64 years in receipt of Disability Benefit for depression and/or anxiety. N ...

Pct benef mental beh NI 2013

Department for Social Development Mental Health; Mental; Behaviour; Benefit Refinement: Mental Health; Percentage of the working age population (Males 15-64 years; Females 15-59 years) in receipt of Incapacity Benefit for mental and behavioural disorders ...

Rate suicide & undet intent 2013

CSO, NISRA Suicide, Deaths of undetermined intent The rate of suicide (ICD 10: X60-X84) and the rate of Undetermined injury (Y10-Y34 and Y87.2) per 100,000 population. Republic of Ireland numerator:CSO, 2013 Republic of Ireland denominator: CSO, 2013 Nort ...

Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline in the Elderly (IQCODE) for the diagnosis of dementia within a general practice (primary care) setting

Harrison, J.K., et al IQCODE, Index test, Clinical diagnosis, Dementia Numbers of people with dementia and other memory and thinking problems are increasing globally. Early diagnosis of dementia is recommended but there is no agreement on the best approac ...

Haloperidol versus low-potency first-generation antipsychotic drugs for schizophrenia

Tardy, M., et al Clinical response, Haloperidol, Low-potency antipsychotics, Schizophrenia. Drugs called antipsychotics are the main treatment for schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness where sufferers experience both positive symptoms o ...

Trifluoperazine versus low-potency first-generation antipsychotic drugs for schizophrenia

Tardy, M., et al To review the effects in response to treatment of trifluoperazine and low-potency antipsychotics for people with schizophrenia Antipsychotic drugs are the main treatment for schizophrenia, they help people cope with symptoms such as heari ...

Alternating current cranial electrotherapy stimulation (CES) for depression

Kavirajan, H., et al Cranial electrotherapy stimulation (CES), Sham CES, Acute depression Depression is a mood disorder with a prevalence of approximately 1% to 3% worldwide, representing the fourth leading cause of disease burden globally. The current st ...

Shine

Supporting people affected by mental ill health Mental Health http://www.shineonline.ie/ © Public 11 July 2014 Contact/Organisation Other partner websites Yes ...

Department of Health (RoI)

10.14655/771574-784560 Government of Ireland The health service seeks to improve the health and wellbeing of people The role of the Department of Health is to provide strategic leadership for the health service and to ensure that Government policies are t ...

BeLong To

BeLong To Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual. Transgendered (LGBT), Young people BeLonG To is the national organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) young people, aged between 14 and 23. Their Mission is: To provide safe and fun services to LGB ...

North Cork SCP Food provision programmes

We run many food provisions throughout our project including two very successful Breakfast Clubs.  We run food programmes also during after schools and in our holiday time provisions. Initiative Type Breakfast Clubs School Food Project Target Groups At r ...

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