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We produce a range of publications, for professionals, people with mental ill health and families/carers. You can download them from our website. We have copies of some materials – contact us to enquire.

22 matching publications.

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Care Planning Report

7 Aug, 2019 | .pdf, 490.2 KB

How people with lived experience and their friends and family want to be involved in developing care plans; what they should contain, and what they should look like.

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Advance Statement Guidance Booklet

3 May, 2017 | .pdf, 311 KB

This booklet is for patients, carers and professionals, to understand advance statements.

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We'd like to visit you

24 Aug, 2016 | .pdf, 2.7 MB

This leaflet provides guidance on what happens when we visit you.

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Looking after your rights

24 Aug, 2016 | .pdf, 896.8 KB

This leaflet explains who we are. We can advise on your rights to do with Mental Health and Incapacity Law, and your care and treatment.

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Carers And Confidentiality Guide

18 Jul, 2016 | .pdf, 118.7 KB

This guide, for anyone who is a carer, is specifically about information sharing and confidentiality.

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Specified Persons Guide

18 Jul, 2016 | .pdf, 108 KB

This shorter, understandable guide on specified persons is for professionals, patients and carers.

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Nutrition by Artificial Means Guide

18 Jul, 2016 | .pdf, 107.1 KB

This shorter, understandable guide is for professionals, patients, and carers on nutrition by artificial means.

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Use of Restraints Guide

18 Jul, 2016 | .pdf, 104.9 KB

This shorter, understandable guide is for professionals, patients, and carers on the use of restraints.

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Easy read Role of the DMP

14 Nov, 2013 | .pdf, 476.7 KB

This booklet is for people who are having treatment under Part 16 of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act, 2003.

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What you should know when you need an interpreter

18 Sep, 2013 | .pdf, 235.5 KB

Guidance for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Interpreters guidance in Arabic

1 Jun, 2013 | .pdf, 413.7 KB

Guidance in Arabic for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Interpreters guidance in Bengali

1 Jun, 2013 | .pdf, 2.5 MB

Guidance in Bengali for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Interpreters guidance in Urdu

1 Jun, 2013 | .pdf, 4 MB

Guidance in Urdu for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Interpreters guidance in Cantonese

1 Jun, 2013 | .pdf, 590.8 KB

Guidance in Cantonese for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Interpreters guidance in Gaelic

1 Jun, 2013 | .pdf, 190.8 KB

Guidance in Gaelic for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Interpreters guidance in Polish

1 Jun, 2013 | .pdf, 306.4 KB

Guidance in Polish for individuals who use mental health and learning disability services.

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Easy read visiting people

22 Apr, 2013 | .pdf, 242.8 KB

An easy read guide to what happens when the Mental Welfare Commission visits people.

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Easy read who we are and what we do

22 Apr, 2013 | .pdf, 199.9 KB

An easy read guide to what the Mental Welfare Commission does.

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Welfare guardianship

22 Apr, 2013 | .pdf, 249.4 KB

A leaflet for service users and carers explaining our role in welfare guardianship.

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The role of the DMP

22 Apr, 2013 | .pdf, 236.1 KB

This guide aimed for patients, family, friends and carers, describes the role of the Designated Medical Practitioner.

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Easy read welfare guardianship

22 Apr, 2013 | .pdf, 248.5 KB

A leaflet explaining our role in welfare guardianship in easy read format.

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Easy read Monitoring

19 Nov, 2012 | .pdf, 1010 KB

Our leaflet explaining how we check your treatment is in line with the law and meets professional standards, in an easy read format.