Sheila Lewis
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Jill Anderson left a comment for Sheila Lewis
"Thanks for the interactions Sheila - great to know there is someone out there!"
Nov 21, 2017
Sheila Lewis liked Jill Anderson's blog post International Institute for Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal
Nov 20, 2017
Sheila Lewis liked Jill Anderson's blog post 1000 conversations: speaking out on mental health
Nov 20, 2017
Sheila Lewis liked Jill Anderson's blog post Mental Health commissioning with migrant communities - new guide from MIND
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Profile Information

Location (town and country)
New College
Social Work
Job title
Areas of interest and expertise
Mental health
Drug and alcohol
change manangement
Reason for joining the mhhehub
To keep up to date with information
To be informed about any updates or training in the relevant areas of expertise

Comment Wall (4 comments)

At 19:42 on October 2, 2014, Jill Anderson said…

Welcome to the mhhehub Sheila.  It's great that you have joined. Do share some further information about your interests, and  I hope that you'll find things here that are of use to you. Try using the search box on the home page for items in your areas of interest. Set up or join a group.  Any queries or suggestions, do just get in touch. Please pass the word around to colleagues and anyone else who may be interested, and help us to build the hub through contributing. By the way, mhhehub is also on twitter: @mhhehub and we have a jiscmail discussion list:  

At 9:58 on October 7, 2014, Sheila Lewis said…

Thank you, I am looking forward to sharing information and hopefully teaching strategies.

At 10:24 on March 10, 2016, Jill Anderson said…
Glad you found the photographic resources useful Sheila. Do let me know if you come across anything else that I can add - or if you have any thoughts to share re how they can be used inteaching.
At 10:31 on November 21, 2017, Jill Anderson said…

Thanks for the interactions Sheila - great to know there is someone out there!

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Blog Posts

Integrating mental health and social care - does it work in practice?

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 24, 2018 at 10:55 0 Comments

In the second of the Centre for Mental Health’s series We need to talk about social care, Kim Woodbridge-Dodd looks at the integration of mental health and social care,  the benefits behind this and the challenges faced on the ground.

Find out more.…



Posted by Jill Anderson on March 24, 2018 at 10:50 0 Comments

#socialcarefuture is an initiative – voluntarily organised – which aims to bring about major positive change in what is currently called “social care”. Those involved will be citizens, people using public services and their families, workers and professionals, managers and politicians. #socialcarefuture is being steered by an informal group and is open to involvement from others wanting to offer ideas, skills and…


Beyond Closed Doors:

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 22, 2018 at 13:30 0 Comments

An exploration of UK alternatives to psychiatric hospitalisation for people in Mental Health Crisis. Filmed in 2002 by Bryony Rogers. 

View the film…


A new vision for mental health

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 21, 2018 at 15:55 0 Comments

‘Have you ever wondered what mental healthcare would look like if, knowing what we know today, it could be redesigned from scratch? A New Vision for Mental Health is an innovative website that seeks to answer this question by taking a critical, informed and constructive look at the current mental health system. It explores ideas, insights and suggestions – from a wide range of individuals and organisations – that might, in time, lay the foundations for a new and quite different approach to…


Maintaining momentum: driving improvements in mental health care - new report

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 21, 2018 at 15:54 0 Comments

'Maintaining momentum' highlights failings in specialist mental health services in England, and the devastating toll this takes on patients and their families. 

The report's findings provide fresh impetus to deliver on the recommendations set out in the NHS Five Year Forward View for Mental Health.

Download here…


Russel Razzaque talk on breakdown and spirituality

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 19, 2018 at 12:40 0 Comments

Dr. Russell Razzaque is a London-based psychiatrist with sixteen years’ experience in adult mental health. He is the author of Breaking Down is Waking Up. He has worked for a number of national and international organisations during his career including the University of Cambridge, the UK Home Office and the Ministry of Justice. He currently works in acute mental health services in the NHS in East London. He is also a published author in human psychology with several books on the subject and…


Contribute to Asylum magazine

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 19, 2018 at 12:33 0 Comments

The latest issue of Asylum magazine is out now.

There are a number of ways in which you can contribute to Asylum:

  • Subscribe to Asylum – print and digital versions of the magazine are available.
  • Order bulk copies and distribute them.
  • Set up or join a local…

Health Inequalities Manifesto 2018

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 19, 2018 at 12:26 0 Comments

People living in the least deprived areas of England live around 20 years longer in good physical and mental health than people in the most deprived areas.

Tackling and reducing health inequalities means giving everyone the same opportunities to lead a mentally and physically healthy life, no matter where they live and who they are.

Certain population subgroups are at higher risk of mental health problems because of greater exposure and vulnerability to…


With children in mind: call for papers

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 19, 2018 at 12:20 0 Comments

This issue of the Journal of Public Mental Health will, specifically, cover the promotion of mental health and emotional wellbeing and the prevention of mental ill health and crises in children and young people. Manuscripts are sought that discuss the role of parents, carers, teachers and health care staff in the promotion of good mental health, including resilience and wellbeing.…


Projects of the Self A Being-Human funded research project into resilience, grit, and self-efficacy narratives in Higher Education

Posted by Jill Anderson on March 17, 2018 at 20:38 0 Comments

This project was set up as a result of concern with the growing neoliberalisation of higher education, and to explore the widespread adoption of approaches informed by notions such as grit, resilience, and the Growth Mindset.

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