How can personalised care support mental health?

1.  Connecting with social prescribing link workers offers more tailored and holistic support within communities, moving the front door of Mental Health into primary and community care providers and embedding proactive solutions instead of waiting for crisis point.

2.  Personalised Care Supporting Plans encourages better conversations recognising that technical expertise needs to balanced by lived experience to ensure the support they receive is designed and coordinated around their desired outcomes.

3.  Shared and supported decision making ensuring that both the service user, and unpaid carers are involved in conversations about the design and delivery of health and care for the person.

4.  More accessible, responsive and flexible approaches – Tailoring Care to reflect “what matters to you” ensuring that more accessible, responsible and flexible approaches are embedded reflective of the  persons motivations, strengths and weaknesses.

Personalised Care principles