Trust hosts visitors from Denmark to its ground breaking Recovery College
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) ground breaking Recovery College played host to visitors from Denmark to learn more about the Trust's pioneering educational facility.
The Recovery College was the first UK College to provide recovery education for patients... »
23 November 2015
SWLSTG celebrates winning prestigious Royal College of Psychiatrists Team of the Year 2015
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is celebrating after the Trust's Drugs and Therapeutics Committee (DTC) won Psychiatric Team of the Year in the Royal College of Psychiatrists annual awards held on the 10 November 2015.
As part of their annual awards,... »
19 November 2015
Unique mental health service for Sutton residents holds launch event
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) held a launch event for their innovative primary care mental health service, Sutton Uplift on 4 November.
The service, which opened on 1 July 2015, has been sign posting local residents to the most appropriate... »
05 November 2015
SWLSTG achieves overall score of 85 per cent in annual Community Mental Health Survey
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust has achieved an overall score of 85.6 per cent with patients saying they have had a good experience while using our mental health community services, according to the annual Community Mental Health Survey published by the CQC on the 21... »
02 November 2015
Have your say on an exciting new local community development – a prime 32 acre public park in Springfield
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust has submitted plans to Wandsworth Council and you can contact the council during their local consultation which closes on Thursday (29 October).
Our proposals will provide a new, once in a lifetime, 32 acre public park, the... »
27 October 2015
SWLSTG announces the winners of the #upliftingimage 2015 digital photography competition
The Trust held a prize giving today for the winners of the #upliftingimage digital photography competition.
#upliftingimage is our digital photography competition held to coincide with World Mental Health Day and support the national Time to Change campaign.
The competition was... »
23 October 2015
SWLSTG celebrates a double win at the prestigious national Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) is celebrating after the Trust's Wandsworth Behaviour and Communication Support Service team (BACSS) and the Wandsworth 'Mothers Like Me' service won awards at the Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards last night.
15 October 2015
Celebrating World Mental Health Day on 10 October
We celebrated World Mental Health Day on Saturday 10 October with two open events at our Springfield University site and in Kingston town centre.
Our open event at Kingston All Saints Church was held from 11 to 3pm and was part of the Kingston Mind Festival taking place in the church.... »
09 October 2015
Recovery College balloon release led by Tooting MP Sadiq Khan
To celebrate World Mental Health Day on 10 October, South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) Recovery College held a balloon release event on Friday 9 October, with journaling taster sessions, mindfulness workshops and lunch.
Our Trust's ground-breaking Recovery... »
08 October 2015
Join in Mental Health Month this October
For up-to-date information on open days and other events - please see our timetable .
We have over 40 events across our sites in south west London, including:
celebrating Black History Month with poetry, music and storytelling in our Springfield University Hospital and Tolworth... »
29 September 2015
Trust nurses attend prestigous international congress for law and mental health
Two nurses from South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) Adult Acute Inpatient Services, Kiran Jnagal, and Felicity Mayer, were invited to a prestigious international congress for law and mental health.
Held at the Sigmund Freud University in Vienna, the congress... »
17 September 2015
#Upliftingimage competition – What makes you smile?
It is World Mental Health Day on 10 October 2015 and to demonstrate our support for challenging stigma South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust (SWLSTG) will be launching #UpliftingImage - a digital photography competition open to everyone living across our five boroughs - Sutton,... »
10 September 2015
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