News

Cygnet Nield House opening early 2020

Cygnet Nield House in Crewe, our new 30-bed mental health hospital for women, is due to open in early 2020. The hospital will be split into two distinct wards, each offering specialist mental health services.

Reducing Restrictive Practice on PICU at Cygnet Hospital Wyke

On the 25th January 2018, Sacha Barnes, Ward Manager and Shaun Stevenson, Therapy Manager attended a Welcome Event for the Quality Network of Psychiatric Intensive Care Services (QNPICU) held at the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Cygnet Victoria House

Cygnet Victoria House gains AIMS accreditation

Congratulations to the team at Cygnet Victoria House for successfully gaining AIMS accreditation from the Royal College of Psychiatrists. AIMS (Accreditation of Inpatient Mental Health Services) is a national project developed to ensure best practice is being achieved in in-patient mental health rehabilitation services.

Women In Secure Mental Health Conference

On 20th February 2018 Cygnet Hospital Stevenage hosted a free educational event for mental health professionals entitled: “Women In Secure Mental Health Settings – Assessment, Management and Treatment”. The event, which was held at BMA House in London, was attended by over 100 mental health professionals and was well received by those who attended.

Dr Helen Baxter joins the team at Cygnet Hospital Derby

Cygnet Hospital Derby are delighted to announce that Dr Helen Baxter has joined the team as the lead consultant of Alvaston Ward, the hospital's low secure service for women with a diagnosis of personality disorder.