Sheldon, Kay
October 2009
Community Care;10/15/2009, Issue 1791, p10
The article offers the author's opinion on the criticism of the Great Britain Care Quality Commission's survey of service users by Mike Appleby, national mental health director. He says that the assertion of Appleby that limited credence should be given to the views of service users who have severe mental health problems is inappropriate and prejudiced. He says that such prejudice flies in the face of the plethora of national policies emphasising respect, involvement and rights.


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