Publications and resources

We have moved our email discussion group onto a new, free to join, online forum called Knowledge Hub.

All our members are invited to join the QNWA discussion forum on knowledge hub, which will allow you to:

  • share best practice and quality improvement initiatives
  • seek advice and connect with other members
  • discuss current issues and policies
  • share policies, procedures and guidelines
  • advertise and view upcoming events and conferences.

To join Knowledge Hub, please email ‘join knowledge hub’ to

Annual Forum 2019

AIMS-WA/AT Project Update (PDF) - Amy Colwill, Programme Manager & Natasha Penfold, Deputy Programme Manager, AIMS-WA/AT Project Team

Improving the therapeutic offer from acute inpatient mental health services: National Update (PDF) - Ruth Davies Adult Acute Care Project Manager, NHS England

It’s more than me! - Supporting service users and their networks of support during an acute admission (PDF) - Dr Ikbal Kaur Bahia, Clinical Psychologist & Jessica Woeginger, Assistant Psychologist, Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Respect View (PDF) - Peter Gautrey, Senior Professional Lead & Gemma Rhodes, Professional Lead RNMH, Navigo CIC/Respect Training Solutions

Reducing Restrictive Practice Collaborative (PDF) - National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health & Nostell Ward, South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Peer Mentors (PDF) - Rebecca Billington, Service Manager & Cara Oates, Mental Health Nurse, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

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