Affiliation: University College London
- The MATISSE study: a randomised trial of group art therapy for people with schizophreniaMike J Crawford
Centre for Mental Health, Imperial College, Claybrook Road London, W6 8LN, UK
BMC Psychiatry 10:65. 2010..The MATISSE study aims to evaluate the clinical and cost effectiveness of group Art Therapy for people with schizophrenia...
- The REACT study: randomised evaluation of assertive community treatment in north LondonHelen Killaspy
Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, London NW3 2PF
BMJ 332:815-20. 2006..To compare outcomes of care from assertive community treatment teams with care by community mental health teams for people with serious mental illnesses...
- Randomised evaluation of assertive community treatment: 3-year outcomesHelen Killaspy
Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL Medical School, Hampstead Campus, London NW3 2PF, UK
Br J Psychiatry 195:81-2. 2009..This paper reports on participants' service contact, in-patient service use and adverse events 36 months after randomisation...
- Study protocol for the development of a European measure of best practice for people with long term mental health problems in institutional care (DEMoBinc)Helen Killaspy
Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK
BMC Psychiatry 9:36. 2009..They also constitute a major resource pressure for mental health services, social services, informal carers and society as a whole...
- Successful engagement: a mixed methods study of the approaches of assertive community treatment and community mental health teams in the REACT trialHelen Killaspy
Dept of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free Campus, University College London, Royal Free Hospital, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:532-40. 2009..However, ACT clients were more satisfied and better engaged with services. To understand these findings better, we investigated the content of care and interventions offered to study participants...
- Developing mental health services in response to research evidenceHelen Killaspy
UCL, Department of Mental Health Sciences, 67 73 Riding House Street, 2nd Floor, Charles Bell House, London WIW 7EJ, United Kingdom
Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 17:47-56. 2008..This paper describes this evidence and the first UK studies that were carried out to evaluate these newly implemented services...
- From the asylum to community care: learning from experienceHelen Killaspy
Department of Mental Health Sciences, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, 2nd Floor, Royal Free Hospital, London NW3 2PF, UK
Br Med Bull 79:245-58. 2006..A review of research and policy on community care was carried out...
- Quality of longer term mental health facilities in Europe: validation of the quality indicator for rehabilitative care against service users' viewsHelen Killaspy
Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 7:e38070. 2012..In this study, we investigated the internal validity of the QuIRC. Our aim was to identify the QuIRC domains of care that independently predicted better service user experiences of care...
- A systematic review of the international published literature relating to quality of institutional care for people with longer term mental health problemsTatiana L Taylor
Research Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL Medical School, London, UK
BMC Psychiatry 9:55. 2009..We aimed to identify the key components of institutional care for people with longer term mental health problems and the effectiveness of these components...
- The development of the Quality Indicator for Rehabilitative Care (QuIRC): a measure of best practice for facilities for people with longer term mental health problemsHelen Killaspy
Research Department of Mental Health Sciences, UCL Medical School, London, UK
BMC Psychiatry 11:35. 2011....
- Clinical effectiveness of a staff training intervention in mental health inpatient rehabilitation units designed to increase patients' engagement in activities (the Rehabilitation Effectiveness for Activities for Life [REAL] study): single-blind, cluster-Helen Killaspy
Division of Psychiatry, University College London, London, UK Electronic address
Lancet Psychiatry 2:38-48. 2015..We aimed to investigate the effectiveness of a staff training intervention to increase patients' engagement in activities...
- Quality of care and its determinants in longer term mental health facilities across Europe; a cross-sectional analysisHelen Killaspy
Division of Psychiatry, University College London, Maple House, 149 Tottenham Court Road, London, UK
BMC Psychiatry 16:31. 2016..We used the QuIRC to investigate associations between characteristics of longer term mental health facilities across Europe and the quality of care they delivered to service patients...
- Service quality and clinical outcomes: an example from mental health rehabilitation services in EnglandHelen Killaspy
Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, London, UK
Br J Psychiatry 202:28-34. 2013..Current health policy assumes better quality services lead to better outcomes...
- Barriers to the sustainability of an intervention designed to improve patient engagement within NHS mental health rehabilitation units: a qualitative study nested within a randomised controlled trialMelanie Lean
Division of Psychiatry, University College London, Maple House, 149 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 7NF, UK
BMC Psychiatry 15:209. 2015..Concurrently, we undertook a qualitative study to investigate the experiences of staff within the intervention units and the contextual issues that may have influenced the effectiveness of the intervention...
- Evaluation of a community awareness programme to reduce delays in referrals to early intervention services and enhance early detection of psychosisBrynmor Lloyd-Evans
Division of Psychiatry, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, W1W 7EJ, London, United Kingdom
BMC Psychiatry 15:98. 2015..The programme comprised psycho-educational workshops and EIS link workers, and offering direct referral routes to EIS. Its feasibility and its impact on duration of untreated psychosis and pathways to EIS were evaluated...
- Morale in the English mental health workforce: questionnaire surveySonia Johnson
Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EY, UK
Br J Psychiatry 201:239-46. 2012..High-quality evidence on morale in the mental health workforce is lacking...
- Psychometric properties of the Mental Health Recovery StarHelen Killaspy
Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London, UK
Br J Psychiatry 201:65-70. 2012..The Mental Health Recovery Star (MHRS) is a popular outcome measure rated collaboratively by staff and service users, but its psychometric properties are unknown...
- Service user and carer experiences of seeking help for a first episode of psychosis: a UK qualitative studySanna Tanskanen
Early Intervention Service, Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
BMC Psychiatry 11:157. 2011....
- Development and psychometric properties of the client's assessment of treatment scale for supported accommodation (CAT-SA)Sima Sandhu
Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, WHO Collaborating Centre for Mental Health Services Development, Queen Mary University of London, Newham Centre for Mental Health, London, E13 8SP, UK
BMC Psychiatry 16:43. 2016..We aimed to produce and validate a PROM specifically for supported accommodation services, by adapting the Client's Assessment of Treatment Scale (CAT) and assessing its psychometric properties in a large sample...
- Ten year outcomes of participants in the REACT (Randomised Evaluation of Assertive Community Treatment in North London) studyHelen Killaspy
Division of Psychiatry, University College London UCL, Charles Bell House, 67 73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EJ, UK
BMC Psychiatry 14:296. 2014..No studies have investigated long term clinical and social outcomes for patients receiving ACT...
- A systematic review of mental disorder, suicide, and deliberate self harm in lesbian, gay and bisexual peopleMichael King
Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Hampstead Campus, University College London, London, NW3 2PF, UK
BMC Psychiatry 8:70. 2008..Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people may be at higher risk of mental disorders than heterosexual people...
- Home treatment as an alternative to hospital admission for mothers in a mental health crisis: a qualitative studyHind Khalifeh
Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Level 2, Pond St, London NW32QG, United Kingdom
Psychiatr Serv 60:634-9. 2009..This study explored the experiences, treatment preferences, and needs of mothers of dependent children who were treated at home as an alternative to hospital admission for an acute severe mental health crisis...
- An international comparison of the deinstitutionalisation of mental health care: Development and findings of the Mental Health Services Deinstitutionalisation Measure (MENDit)Tatiana Taylor Salisbury
Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
BMC Psychiatry 16:54. 2016....
- Moderating factors for the effectiveness of group art therapy for schizophrenia: secondary analysis of data from the MATISSE randomised controlled trialBaptiste Leurent
Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1703-10. 2014..This study aimed to investigate whether art therapy was more effective for specific subgroups of patients...
- Assertive community treatment in psychiatryHelen Killaspy
BMJ 335:311-2. 2007