Guidance offers more choice for mental health patients

The DoH has published new guidance which will provide more treatment choice for patients with mental health problems.

The document, ‘Our choices in mental health’, sets out a national framework.

This framework with give people the power to choose their own path through services allowing them to maintain control of their own lives, they will be able to choose how, when, where and what treatments they receive, and will be able to personalise services according to their own lifestyle needs.

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