Designing through experience

How service users are helping to create a new generation of supportive mental health facilities

picture of Cygnet Health Care involves service users in almost every aspect of building design, including interior colour choices and type of furniture

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Approval for St Ann’s Hospital eating disorders unit

Medical Architecture-designed facility to increase number of beds available in the area

New centre of excellence for children and young people’s mental health

Plans unveiled for world-leading adolescent mental health facility at Maudsley Hospital

Priory invests £1m in new mental health ward

Facility at world-famous Roehampton Hospital built to cater for 12-17-year-olds

Case study: The Priory better serves clients with IT service automation

Mental health provider upgrades to new enterprise service management platform from Ivanti

Green light for new £150m mental health facilities at Springfield University Hospital

South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust secure government approval to start work on two new state- ...

How technology can improve psychiatric services

Valentin Tablan, vice president of artificial intelligence at Ieso Digital Health, discusses the potential impact of ...

Princess Royal visits Essex to mark fundraising drive for specialist autism centre

Six new homes will be specially designed to meet the needs of people on the autistic spectrum

Young people's mental health centre picks up coveted Grand Prix Design Award

Penoyre and Prasad's design for The Kantor Centre wins top gong at 2019 Building Better Healthcare Awards

Challenges to specification in mental health

Dwindling capital does not mean building design has to suffer. Jerry Smith, director of Primera Life, explains why ...

A window to the world of mental health

This article looks at how the emergence of vision panels has revolutionised mental health care and showcases the latest ...

Winners of 2019 Building Better Healthcare Awards are announced

Ceremony recognises excellence in healthcare architecture, estates and facilities management, interior design, and ...

Millions in local investment to support children and young people's mental health

Government announces £3.3m for 23 local mental health projects for children and young people