The national clinical director for mental health Professor Louis Appleby has set out the importance of continuing to improve mental health services with a new phase of reforms.

Professor Appleby has called for barriers that prevent people from rebuilding their lives following mental healthcare to be broken down, and sets out how the planned expanded therapy services can help to continue the process.

He said: 'We no longer rely on beds to help people with serious difficulties and patients are given care that they prefer by specialist teams.'

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The national clinical director for mental health Professor Louis Appleby has set out the importance of continuing to improve mental health services with a new phase of reforms.

Professor Appleby has called for barriers that prevent people from rebuilding their lives following mental healthcare to be broken down, and sets out how the planned expanded therapy services can help to continue the process.

He said: 'We no longer rely on beds to help people with serious difficulties and patients are given care that they prefer by specialist teams.'

To read the press release click here