Objectives of This Survey
To collate first-hand testimonies and insights from service users in order to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of the Sussex Partnership Trust's mental health services in East Brighton.
To utilise the data gathered to rigorously investigate the service, identify areas of concern, and advocate for imperative systemic reforms. The ultimate goal is to ensure that all individuals receive the high standard of care to which they are legally and ethically entitled.
Confidentiality and Voluntary Participation:
Please be assured that your participation in this survey is entirely voluntary. Each question has been crafted with the utmost sensitivity, particularly those that delve into potentially distressing topics. Should any section of this survey cause discomfort, you are encouraged to either skip the question or cease participation. Your well-being is of paramount importance.
All data collected will be held in strict confidentiality and will solely be used for the purposes of advocating for improvements and raising public awareness regarding the challenges many face within this service. Under the
Data Protection Act 2018, your anonymity and the security of your responses are guaranteed.
By partaking in this survey, you contribute to a collective force for change. Your experience and perspective are invaluable in highlighting systemic issues and advocating for reform. Thank you for considering lending your voice to this vital initiative.
Lived Experience Advocate Personal Details
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Layout Which of the following mental health conditions have you been diagnosed with? (Select all that apply) If you have chosen other please state additional diagnosis For each condition you've selected, please indicate how significantly it impacts your daily life: How long have you been using the services offered by the Sussex Partnership Trust East Brighton Mental Health? Less than 6 months 6 months to 1 year 1 to 2 years 2 to 5 years More than 5 years
Please select an answer from the dropdown box
Did you feel that your therapy/psychotherapy sessions were tailored to your specific needs? Were the therapeutic techniques used beneficial in helping you manage or alleviate your symptoms? In your experience, did the psychiatric staff consider your input and preferences when deciding on treatments or medications? Are there any suggestions you have for improving therapy, psychotherapy, or psychiatric care interactions and methods? Who do you usually see at Sussex Partnership Trust (EBMH) ?
Feel free to write freely regarding your interactions with the staff you name here.
Testimony and Feedback & Impact of Service Quality
Please share any positive experiences you've had with the Sussex Partnership Trust East Brighton Mental Health: Please share any negative experiences or areas where you felt the service could improve or where things have gone wrong: How would you rate the overall impact of the service quality on your mental health? Have you raised any complaints about the service provided to you? If you raised a complaint, was it addressed to your satisfaction? Have the outcomes of your complaints been communicated clearly to you? Any additional comments or feedback? Would you recommend Sussex Partnership Trust East Brighton Mental Health services to others? Data Handling and Privacy Do you feel that your personal data and information have been handled securely and confidentially? Has any personal data, assessments or diagnosis letters ever been lost? Have you been informed about how your data is used and who has access to it? Are there any concerns you have about the handling of your personal information? If so, please specify. Your Wellbeing & Safety
These questions are on a scale of 1= never, 2= not very often, 3= not often, 5= sometimes, 7= often, 8= very often, 9= most days, 10= all the time and so on. Please answer these honestly.
Safety: On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you felt unsafe? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Stress: On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you felt Stressed? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Suicidal Thoughts On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you felt suicidal or have suicidal thoughts? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Loneliness: On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you felt loneliness? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Isolation: On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you felt you could not do or take part in activities? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Happiness: On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you felt happy? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Friendships & Family: On a scale of 1 -10 in last two weeks how often have you seen or spoken to friends and/or Family? 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Since using this service, how has your mental health journey been? * Equality Layout Employment Status Employed Self Employed Student Not Working - Seeking Work Not Working - From a Disability In Education Write Your Gender Do You Have a Disability or Learning Impairment No Yes Not Sure First Select The Benefits You Get Sexual Orientation heterosexual LGBTQ+ Other Age Do You Have any children with a Disability or Learning Impairment No Yes Not Sure How does disability and impairment impact you and/or your family? Thank you for for completing this survey. Check Box if you need and agree with me to Advocate on your behalf?