Information for carers
Leaflets    Reports    Online
 
Factsheets    Booklets    Audio
 
Surveys    Toolkets    Links
 
 
Leaflets:
 
Leaflets for carers from Partners in Care
Materials from a campaign launched to highlight the problems faced by carers of all ages of people with different mental health problems and learning disabilities and encourage true partnerships between carers, patients and professionals.
Leaflets on:
• Carers and confidentiality
• Caring around the clock
• Postnatal depression
• Severe mental illness (psychosis)
 
Source: The Royal College of Psychiatrists & The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
 
 
Checklists for consultations (for Carers)
Range of checklists for carers – parents of children with mental health problems, partners and general carers – to use when visiting a health professional.

Source: The Royal College of Psychiatrists & The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/campaigns/previouscampaigns/partnersincare.aspx
 
 
Understanding Dual diagnosis
A leaflet for carers, friends or family members on how to support someone with severe mental health problems and drugs or alcohol problems. Includes information on organisations which can offer further information and support.
 
Source: Rethink
 
 
Reports:
 
Who Cares? Report
Report assessing the experiences of mental health carers accessing services, support and information. Includes concerns about need for more information for carers on treatment and medicines.
 
Source: Rethink
 
  
Online
No resources available.
 
Factsheets
No resources available.
 
Booklets
No resources available.
 
Audio
No resources available. 
 
Surveys
 
Who Cares? Report
Report assessing the experiences of mental health carers accessing services, support and information. Includes concerns about need for more information for carers on treatment and medicines.
 
Source: Rethink
 
 
Toolkits
 
Checklists for consultations (for Carers)
Range of checklists for carers – parents of children with mental health problems, partners and general carers – to use when visiting a health professional.
 
Source: The Royal College of Psychiatrists & The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
 
 
Links 
No resources available.
 
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