MHSP Resources for trusts

Resources for Trusts

This page contains resources developed by the Mental Health and Smoking Partnership for colleagues working in mental health Trust’s.

Evidence into practice

This new evidence into practice briefing sets out evidence, case studies and lessons for practice on the implementation of smokefree policies in line with NICE PH48 in mental health trusts. It also directs readers to further resources that provide advice and guidance on issues such as prescribing of pharmacotherapy, commissioning in line with smokefree policies and staff training.

Smokefree Q&A: What should you be asking your Trust?

The Partnership has created a Q&A document for mental health trusts. It sets out key questions to assess your trust’s progress towards supporting service users to quit smoking in line with NICE guidance PH48.

'Quit smoking' poster for inpatient settings

The Partnership has developed a poster designed to be displayed in staff areas of inpatient settings. This describes effective ways to help service users quit smoking and you can download it here. You can also find the briefing for the poster here.

Additional smoking and mental health resources