Winning a Battle, Fighting a War

September 27, 2013 at 9:19 am

Yesterday I was in a regular meeting with my executive director colleagues. Beverly Murphy, the Chief Nurse, said “Hey, have you seen that email from Dr Diss” (one of our most respected and experienced Psychiatrists). Diss’ family were looking for Halloween costumes for their children and came across the now infamous […]

Live Blog: Annual Members’ Day 24th September 2013

September 24, 2013 at 8:49 am

Hello and welcome to our 2013 Annual Members’ Day! People are starting to arrive and having a wander around the stalls. I’m going to try and keep pace with events over the course of the day – if you refresh your browser periodically you should hopefully see updates every few […]

Live Blog: Service User Network – 4th September 2013

September 4, 2013 at 12:04 pm

Phew! OK, welcome to this month’s service user network meeting. I’ve arrived a little late, then helped set up, then discovered I’m having to speak for a bit… …all of which are feeble excuses why the blog is not as far along as I would have liked! 1.00pm: So I’ll […]

Student reporter round up

September 2, 2013 at 2:39 pm

My name is Stephanie Roberts, I am a pupil at EACT Leeds East Academy in Seacroft, and I was an intern with the Communications and Engagement Team at LYPFT.  During my time at LYPFT I learnt so much. I have learnt to be independent by travelling by myself to places […]

My message to NHS graduate trainees

September 2, 2013 at 12:54 pm

Today is the 2 of September.  I was reminded via Twitter that today is the day when all of the new NHS graduate trainees are joining the NHS. It also occurred to me that in many places today is the start of the new school year. For some children this […]