"Utterly disgusted"

Never ever again.

Thankfully the doctor who discharged me saw I was in completely the wrong place but even so, it was an eye opening experience.

Complete lack of compassion by any member of staff, filthy bathroom which stank of stale urine, no English mental health staff in the Psyche ward I was wrongly placed in for one night.

Distressing experience.

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Response from Maudsley Hospital

I am responding to your recent post and apologise for the delay in acknowledging your posting. I am very sorry that you had a negative experience of our services and for any distress this may have caused you. We have contacted the Psychosis Service and asked them to look into your concerns and how they might be addressed and we will let you know the outcome of this.

In the meantime if you need any further support please do not hesitate to contact the Patient Advice and Liaison Service either by email PALS@slam.nhs.uk or by telephone 0800 731 864 (select option 2)

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