Reducing the prevalence of smoking in people with mental health problems: an exploration of the role, knowledge and ...

Lead Research Organisation: Glasgow Caledonian University
Department Name: Sch of Health and Life Sciences

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Publications

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Description Brief Intervention Smoking Cessation Training - mental health workers
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Influenced training of practitioners or researchers
Impact Research findings used to inform the development of evidence-based brief interventions for mental health professionals.
 
Description Development of brief intervention training for mental health professionals 
Organisation Action on Smoking and Health (ASH)
Department Action on Smoking and Health (ASH Scotland)
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Charity/Non Profit 
PI Contribution I was invited to join the expert group who developed the brief intervention training package for mental health professionals across Scotland. Partnership Action on Tobacco and Health (PATH), has a broad remit to develop evidence-based tobacco-related training in Scotland. PATH is a partnership between ASH Scotland, NHS Health Scotland and the Scottish Government.
Collaborator Contribution Findings used to help inform bref intervention training for mental health professionals.
Impact Brief Intervention Training Package. Available: http://www.ashscotland.org.uk/ash/6754.html
Start Year 2008
 
Description Development of brief intervention training for mental health professionals 
Organisation Partnership Action on Tobacco & Health (PATH)
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Charity/Non Profit 
PI Contribution I was invited to join the expert group who developed the brief intervention training package for mental health professionals across Scotland. Partnership Action on Tobacco and Health (PATH), has a broad remit to develop evidence-based tobacco-related training in Scotland. PATH is a partnership between ASH Scotland, NHS Health Scotland and the Scottish Government.
Collaborator Contribution Findings used to help inform bref intervention training for mental health professionals.
Impact Brief Intervention Training Package. Available: http://www.ashscotland.org.uk/ash/6754.html
Start Year 2008
 
Description Smoke-free mental health settings 
Organisation University of Edinburgh
Department School of Health in Social Science Edinburgh
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution This funding has resulted in an invitation to work collaboratively with a key tobacco-researcher at the University of Edinburgh.
Collaborator Contribution Collaborative application for funding to Cancer Research UK
Impact A collaborative bid for fundng has recently been submitted to Cancer Research UK. The collaboration includes a psychiatrist, a senior lecturer in nursing, a mental health nurse and a smoking cessation co-ordinator.
Start Year 2011