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The importance of local and regional networks in supporting dual diagnosis in clinical practice

Holland, Mark, Bell, Richard and Hughes, Elizabeth (2012) The importance of local and regional networks in supporting dual diagnosis in clinical practice. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 5 (4). pp. 185-188. ISSN 1757-0972

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Abstract

Purpose
– The aim of this paper is to describe the development and functions of local and regional networks for professionals working with dual diagnosis in the north of England.

Design/methodology/approach
– The paper is a descriptive account of local and regional networks in the north of England – their development, their function and future plans.

Findings
– Local and regional networks are important in helping people share resources and ideas as well as gaining mutual support in what can be very stressful roles. However, there is a danger in a climate of financial constraints that network activities may be lost.

Originality/value
– This paper focuses on the importance of collegiate networks of professionals and service user representatives and offers a perspective from the north of England.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
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Depositing User: Sara Taylor
Date Deposited: 16 Apr 2015 11:19
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2015 11:19
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/24235

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