Presentations by Sarah McClinton (Director of Mental Health and Disability, Department of Health), Dr Peter Hindley and Dr Louise Theodosious (Royal College of Psychiatrists) and Mark Smyth (Swinton Mind) to National Children and Adult Services Conference 2014
Wednesday 29th October 2014, 11.20am

An interactive session between senior representatives from the Department of Health and other organisations on services for people in mental health crisis, concentrating on the Government's recent Crisis Care Concordat which sets out the support that people in mental health crisis should receive and focuses on improved co-ordination between emergency and mental health services. The session explored the implications of implementing the Concordat through discussion between the Department of Health and interested parties.