Partners

We work with some of the largest and most prestigious organisations in Europe in relation to mental health. Their support is on hand and far reaching.


Maudsley Charitymaudsley_charity_purple

The Maudsley Charity exists to promote positive change in the world of mental health. Supporting innovation, research and service improvement, and raise public awareness and understanding.

Working closely with South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM), who provide the UK’s widest range of mental health services, and the world renowned Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London, they help fund ground-breaking neurological and mental health research, service improvements and therapeutic programmes.

Using donations made to the charity, they invest in and promote projects and research that make a tangible difference to the treatment and care of mental health service users at SLaM, across London and the UK.

www.maudsleycharity.co.uk


Mental Health Foundation

The Mental Health Foundation (MHF) has been established for more than 60 years and is dedicated to finding and addressing the sources of mental health problems.  Their specialism is rigorous research and practical based study.

We offer an on-line mindfulness product, Be Mindful, though this partnership.


slandm_nhs_logoSouth London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM)

SLaM provide the widest range of NHS mental health services in the UK. SLaM also provide substance misuse services for people who are addicted to drugs and / or alcohol. They work closely with the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN), King’s College London, and are part of King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre.

SLaM have 4,800 staff and serve a local population of 1.1 million people. They have over 100 sites and provide support to around 39,000 in the community. SLaM have 68 inpatient wards across four main hospital sites, and provide inpatient care for over 5,000 people each year.

www.slam.nhs.uk/about-us


kings_health_partners_logoKings Health Partners

An Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC) is an organisation which delivers health care to patients and undertakes health-related research.

King’s Health Partners is one of the UK’s five AHSCs. It brings together a world-leading research led university (King’s College London) and three successful NHS Foundation Trusts (Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley).

Their aim is to create a centre where world-class research, teaching and clinical practice are brought together for the benefit of patients. They want to make sure that the lessons from research are used more swiftly, effectively and systematically to improve healthcare services for people with physical and mental health care problems. This is about providing a world-class service.

At the same time as competing on the international stage, their focus remains on providing local people with the very best that the NHS has to offer. King’s Health Partners will bring real and lasting benefits to the communities of south London. Local people will continue to benefit from access to world-leading healthcare experts and clinical services which are underpinned by the latest research knowledge. There will also be benefits for the local area in regeneration, education, jobs and economic growth.

www.kingshealthpartners.org


 IoPPN

The Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN) is Europe’s largest centre for research and post-graduate education in psychiatry, psychology, basic and clinical neuroscience. The IoPPN is a School of King’s College London.

World renowned for the quality of our research, for psychiatry and psychology, they are the most cited research centre outside the US, and the second most cited in the world as ranked by Thomson ISI Essential Science Indicators. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise they were judged to have the highest research power of any UK institution within the areas of psychiatry, neuroscience and clinical psychology.

Their world-class research-led learning experience attracts the very best students from around the world. Their students enjoy unrivalled learning opportunities, supported by strong partnerships with NHS Trusts, industry and healthcare organisations.

www.kcl.ac.uk/iop/