Commentary and Analysis

BME Inside/Outside NIMHE Report

BME Inside/Outside NIMHE Report

September 5, 2017

In 1999, the National Service Framework or the NHS Plan for Mental Health in England, highlighted but did not addressed the particular needs of black and minority ethnic groups. In response to these policy imperatives, the growing political awareness and discourse around institutionalised racism, and consistent data showing adverse pathways

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Stigma position statement

Stigma position statement

May 21, 2015

Careif has produced a position statement on stigma. To find out more click

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In conversation with compassion and care

In conversation with compassion and care

February 20, 2015

Concern to ensure compassion and empathy are core experiences in care services are now a priority following appalling scandals in care homes and hospital settings. Of course, at a time of economic austerity and threats to health and social services, caring about those in socially excluded groups seems to be

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Outcomes Compendium helps you select the right tools for best mental health care practice in your field

Outcomes Compendium helps you select the right tools for best mental health care practice in your field

February 20, 2015

This compendium is primarily designed for clinicians engaged in service delivery and development, who wish to gauge clinical effectiveness and recovery, in a balanced, culturally appropriate, ethical and respectful manner. It is designed for clinicians who perhaps are not expert in the area of outcome measurement, and who wish to

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Celebrating our cultures: Guidelines for mental health promotion with black and minority communities

Celebrating our cultures: Guidelines for mental health promotion with black and minority communities

February 20, 2015

An excellent mental health promotion resource for developing local interventions and addressing the needs of black and minority ethnic

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Inside/Outside: Improving mental health services for black and minority ethnic communities in England

Inside/Outside: Improving mental health services for black and minority ethnic communities in England

February 20, 2015

Proposals for reforming the service experience and service outcome of people from black and minority ethnic groups who experience mental ill health. Archived seminal policy document on black and minority ethnic communities and mental health care, here for easier access to those interested. It is now difficult to access from

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