We are proud to announce that the National Association of Psychiatric Intensive Care and Low Secure Unit (known as NAPICU) is now a registered Scottish Charity, regulated by the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) Charity number – SC048876
‘Improving and Innovating in CAMHS PICU and Low Secure services’ Postponed until 2019- date to be confirmed hosted by Institute of Mental Health Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust Over the years, professional colleagues working within the CAMHS arena have approached NAPICU for support, guidance and information. This led to our collaborative work in developing […]
Congratulations to our award winners for 2018. Click here to view our award winners pictures.
The next NAPICU annual conference will be held in Glasgow on 5th and 6th September 2019. More details to follow
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The National Association of Psychiatric Intensive Care and Low Secure Units (NAPICU) and The British Association for Psychopharmacology (BAP) have developed a new joint guideline. Topic: Rapid Tranquilisation Co-Authors: Maxine X Patel, Faisil N Sethi With co-authors (in alphabetical order): TRE Barnes, R Dix, L Dratcu, BJ Fox, M Garriga, J Haste, KG Kahl, A Lingford-Hughes, RH McAllister-Williams, A O’Brien, C Parker, B Paterson, C Paton, S Posporelis, DM Taylor, E Vieta, B Völlm, C Wilson-Jones and L Woods […]
NAPICU and the British Association of Psychopharmacology (BAP) are working together to produce Evidence Based Guidelines for the Clinical Management of Acute Disturbance (De-escalation and Rapid Tranquillisation). Following the Experts’ Consensus Day Meeting in London in June 2017, work is now fully underway to draft the guideline. Dr Faisil Sethi (NAPICU Vice Chairman) said: this […]
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