Below is a list of resources and links that you may find useful during a patient consultation or initial assessment.
Choice and medication
NICE – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
The Lester Tool is a summary poster to guide health workers to assess the cardiometabolic health of people experiencing psychosis and schizophrenia, enabling staff to deliver safe and effective care to improve the physical health of people with severe mental illness.
Royal College of General Practitioners Mental Health Toolkit
The Mental Health Toolkit provides resources for healthcare professionals to support the diagnosis and treatment of mental health problems. The toolkit provides trigger questions, diagnostic tools, and current guidance for healthcare professionals supporting those with mental ill health.