"mental health patient care"

About: Adult mental health (Lambeth)

(as other),

Patient's on the ward being judged by cultural & ethnic background. Staff on the ward from African countries bringing cultural references onto the ward with them & using these references to judge the patient's, e. g, calling patient's with schizophrenia possessed.

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Response from Lou Hellard, Deputy Director of Clinical Service Delivery - Inpatients and Complex Care, Psychosis CAG, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Spiritoftheward,

Thank you for taking the time to give feedback on your experience of adult mental health services and I am sorry that this was your experience. I would be really interested to hear more from you so that we can work together to improve service delivery. If you would like to make a time for us to discuss this further please do contact me via Fi Myrie on 02032282917. I look forward to hearing from you.

Lou Hellard - Deputy Director operations acute carepathway

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