This is where you can find out about what’s new in CWP CAMHS for professionals.

 

How Mymind is using social media to help young people to access CAMHS

In the summer of 2014 OFCOM  released their latest statics about young people and social media. Ofcom’s report highlighted that: Young people aged 12- 15 spend 36 per cent of their media time on social media – this is double the rate of adults …

East Cheshire CAMHS launch their Young Advisors

        CWP is the first health trust in the country to adopt the Young Advisors social enterprise model to empower young people to influence local decision making and service improvement. 12 young people who access child and …

Mymind Highly Commended at HSJ Awards 2014

On Wednesday 19th November 2014, representatives from Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CWP) Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service attended the prestigious Health Service Journal Awards. Children and young people’s practitioner, Lesley Dougan was joined by Fiona Pender …

Studying Mental Health and using it to help others…

As someone currently going through the education system, I know that there is nothing more boring than a teacher standing in front of a PSHE class of 30 droning on about current issues from a presentation that looks and sounds …

Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards 2014

 On the evening of Thursday 23rd October 6 representatives from CWP CAMHS attended the Positive Practice in Mental Health 2014 awards held in Sheffield.  In tow were two nominees for two separate awards; Janet Owen, from Wirral CAMHS, nominated for the …

Wirral Youth Voice Conference 2014

Wirral Youth Voice Conference 2014 Dr Victoria Eames (consultant clinical psychologist), Rebecca Moon (assistant psychologist) from Adcote House Education/Health Assessment Unit and Rachel Pulham (assistant psychologist) attended the ‘Wirral Youth Voice Conference’ at Wallasey Town Hall on Thursday 16th October …

CWP CAMHS shortlisted in Positive Practice in MH Awards 2014

*Breaking news* Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s (CWP) CAMHS have been shortlisted in 2 categories in this year’s Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards. Jan Owen, who works in Wirral CAMHS has been shortlisted for MH administrator of …