Treatment options for various mental health concerns

Jamie Smith made this Freedom of Information request to Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

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Dear Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust,

I am writing to request the following information for the calendar
year between 1st January 2013 and 1st January 2014:

The total number of outpatients diagnosed with the following
conditions:

· Mild to moderate depression
· General anxiety disorder
· Stress

Furthermore, I would like receive information for:

The total number of the above for each condition who were
prescribed, issued or recommended the following as a result of
their condition:

· Referral to a specific individual or group therapy programme such
as cognitive behavioural therapy

· Prescription drugs (see below)

· Referral to a specific individual or group exercise programme
such as 12-week GP referral schemes

· Information and advice about getting active for mental wellbeing

Where the option to refer to one of the above was not available
(for example, if a specific exercise programme does not exist for
each condition’s pathway in the local area, please include this
acknowledgement).

Where more than one option was offered, please include ‘1’ entry
for each pathway offered (for example, where a patient
demonstrating anxiety disorder was offered both prescription drugs
and active lifestyle advice please include ‘1’ entry for each).

Where prescription drugs were offered, please specify which drug
was offered for each patient from the list below:

· Benzodiazepines
· Pregabalin
· Serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors
· Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
· Valium
· Other antidepressants
· Other medication

I would appreciate if the information was set out in the following
format. For example:

· Number of outpatient appointments with the following conditions:

o Mild to moderate depression – 75 outpatients
o General anxiety disorder – 68 outpatients
o Stress – 92 outpatients

· Number of outpatients for each condition referred to a specific
individual or group therapy programme such as cognitive behavioural
therapy –

o Mild to moderate depression – 35 outpatients
o General anxiety disorder – 22 outpatients
o Stress – 38 outpatients

· Number outpatients for each condition offered the following
prescription drugs:

o Mild to moderate depression

§ Benzodiazepines – 2 outpatients
§ Pregabalin – 4 outpatients
§ Serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors – 3 outpatients
§ Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors - 0 outpatients
§ Valium – 14 outpatients
§ Other antidepressants - 8 outpatients
§ Other medication - 5 outpatients

o General anxiety disorder

§ Benzodiazepines – 0 outpatients
§ Pregabalin – 2 outpatients
§ Serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors – 1 outpatients
§ Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors - 0 outpatients
§ Valium – 9 outpatients
§ Other antidepressants - 7 outpatients
§ Other medication - 3 outpatients

o Stress

§ Benzodiazepines – 6 outpatients
§ Pregabalin – 7 outpatients
§ Serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors – 10 outpatients
§ Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors - 15 outpatients
§ Valium – 7 outpatients
§ Other antidepressants - 8 outpatients
§ Other medication - 5 outpatients

· Number of outpatients referred to a specific individual or group
exercise programme such as 12-week GP referral schemes

o Mild to moderate depression – 12 outpatients
o General anxiety disorder – 5 outpatients
o Stress – 7 outpatients

· Number of outpatients offered information and advice about
getting active for mental wellbeing

o Mild to moderate depression – 34 outpatients
o General anxiety disorder – 28 outpatients
o Stress – 37 outpatients

Yours faithfully,

Jamie Smith

FOI BEHMHT,

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2000 is acknowledged.

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working days from the receipt of your request.

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we feel it may go over the cost limit of £450, we will inform you before
the end of the 20 days so we can discuss your options.

If your query does not relate to the Freedom of Information Act please
contact the Communications Department at: [email address].

 

Louka Katia,

Dear Mr Smith

I am writing to acknowledge your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, received on Tuesday 1 April 2014.

We will endeavour to ensure that you receive the information by Tuesday 6 May 2014 which is 20 working days from the receipt of your request.

If we believe it may take more than 20 days to provide this information or we feel it may go over the cost limit of £450, we will inform you before the end of the 20 days so we can discuss your options.

Yours sincerely

Katia Louka
Corporate Services Manager
Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust
B2, Trust HQ
St Ann’s Hospital
St Ann’s Road
London N15 3TH

Tel:  020 8702 3035
Email: [email address] or [email address]

Department:  Strategic Development
Manager: Andrew Wright, Director of Strategic Development
Tel: 020 8702 3033
Website: www.beh-mht.nhs.uk

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Louka Katia,

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Please see attached response to your recent FOI request.

 

 

Katia Louka

Corporate Services Manager

Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust

B2, Trust HQ

St Ann’s Hospital

St Ann’s Road

London N15 3TH

 

Tel:  020 8702 3035

Email: [1][email address] or [2][email address]

 

Department:  Strategic Development

Manager: Andrew Wright, Director of Strategic Development

Tel: 020 8702 3033

Website: [3]www.beh-mht.nhs.uk

 

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