Mental Health Matters - seminar on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Are you interested in learning more about our mental health services?
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust is hosting a series of free seminars to raise awareness of mental health conditions.
This is an opportunity to find out more about the Trust and the... »
24 August 2015
Annual Public Meeting 2015 - Thursday 24 September
On Thursday 24 September we will be hosting our Annual Public Meeting.
The event will take place from 5.30pm in the Conference Suite, Main Building 14 (Entrance 3), Springfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London SW17 7DJ.
The Annual Public Meeting is an opportunity for... »
18 August 2015
SWLSTG Merton Home Treatment Team celebrates gaining national accreditation
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is celebrating after the Merton Home Treatment Team (HTT) gained accreditation on the prestigious Home Treatment Accreditation Scheme (HTAS) run by the Royal College of Psychiatrists Centre for Quality Improvement.
17 August 2015
Cavendish Square Group publish Mental Health Fact Book for London
The Cavendish Square Group, a collaboration of the 10 Trusts responsible for mental health services in London, have published their London Mental Health Fact Book today.
The London Mental Health Fact Book is intended to provide accurate information about mental health in London and is... »
10 August 2015
Changi General Hospital staff visit Trust’s world renowned dementia care services
Staff from the Changi General Hospital in Singapore visited South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) staff and patients to learn more about the Trust's world renowned dementia services.
The team from Singapore - which included a nurse, physiotherapist, occupational... »
04 August 2015
ITV team feature Trust services to highlight excellent care
As part of ITV's #Changing Minds campaign on mental health in the UK, ITN news spent a week at South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust, to provide an overview of the excellent services run by the Trust.
The Trust provides hospital inpatient and outpatient services,... »
31 July 2015
New 32 acre park at Springfield University Hospital in Tooting
South West London and St George's (SWLSTG) Mental Health NHS Trust are consulting on plans for a new park at Springfield Hospital, part of the wider regeneration of the site, which was approved in 2012.
The plans for the new park have generated a high level of interest, with over 1,600... »
17 July 2015
SWLSTG celebrates after dementia care is ‘highly commended’ at the HSJ Patient Safety Awards
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is celebrating after the Trust's dementia care is 'highly commended' at the HSJ Patient Safety Awards.
The Trust's Wandsworth Behaviour and Communication Support Service team (BACSS) was 'highly commended' in the Patient... »
09 July 2015
SWLSTG named as one of the ‘top places to work’ in the country
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is proud to be named in the Health Service Journal (HSJ) top 100 places to work in healthcare.
The HSJ, in conjunction with Best Group Companies (BCG) has compiled a list of the top 100 best places to work in healthcare,... »
02 July 2015
Have your say on plans for a brand new 32-acre park in Tooting
Do you live in Tooting? Would you like to help South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) design a new public park for local residents?
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is calling on all local people to help design a new park... »
01 July 2015
Call for debate on challenges facing local health services
An issues paper published (19 June) on behalf of the NHS in south west London, sets out the challenges faced by the local health service, some of the emerging ideas to tackle them and some questions for local people to respond to.
The paper is published for discussion and sets out... »
19 June 2015
Gary Tubman, psychiatric nurse at SWLSTG awarded MBE
Gary Tubman, a modern matron and psychiatric nurse at South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) has been awarded an MBE in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours list 2015.
He has been awarded an MBE for Services in "Mental Health Nursing", for his outstanding... »
15 June 2015
SWLSTG awarded contract to run more mental health services in Sutton
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) has been awarded the contract for primary mental health care for Sutton residents by Sutton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
The Trust currently provides a range of specialist mental health services to children and... »
12 June 2015
SWLSTG Smoking Cessation team help nearly 300 patients stop smoking
The Smoking Cessation team at South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) are celebrating their success in helping patients quit smoking.
From January 2011 to May 2015 the Trust has seen a reduction in smoking amongst its service users from 41% to 26%.
11 June 2015
Local events and activities during Carers Week 2015
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is proud to support Carers Week, which runs from the 08 - 14 June 2015.
Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of the work done by millions of carers, recognising the contribution they make to families... »
08 June 2015
University of Geneva psychiatrists visit internationally renowned Trust services
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) played host to the University of Geneva psychiatry team, as they visited our wards and services to learn more about our advances in mental health care.
The team from Switzerland visited inpatient wards, and saw first-hand... »
03 June 2015
SWLSTG lead on service transformation of step down services in Merton
South West London and St Georges Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is leading on a positive service transformation programme for Merton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) which will update and modernise mental health step down services in the borough.
The programme will focus on reviewing... »
29 May 2015
Dementia Awareness Week 2015 - helping patients and their loved ones cope with a diagnosis in dementia
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is proud to support Dementia Awareness Week, which runs from the 17 - 23 May 2015.
Dementia is a syndrome (a group of related symptoms) associated with an ongoing decline of the brain and its abilities. This leads... »
18 May 2015
Come and join us for our public open day at Springfield University Hospital on Friday 15 May
11-17 May 2015 is Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme this year is Mindfulness.
You are invited to the Trust's Mental Health Awareness Week public open day at Springfield University Hospital tomorrow.
South West London and St George's Mental Health... »
14 May 2015
DATE CHANGE: June Board meeting has moved to Wednesday 3 June
Please note, the June Board meeting has been rescheduled and will now take place on Wednesday 3rd June.
For further information on Board meetings click here . »
13 May 2015