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Depression case-studies to ‘spread good practice’

Daring to implement; case studies to inspire commissioning of services for depression and anxiety identifies the challenges for NHS commissioners and healthcare professionals and aims to make high quality and innovative practice the norm.

Emer O'Neill, pictured, chief executive of the Depression Alliance, said: ‘It is imperative the NHS responds to the economic downturn by spreading the limited pockets of good practice to every part of the country, despite the tough spending restrictions the NHS is facing right now.'

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