Interested in getting involved with the Personality Disorder Network? The various ways you can go about it are listed below.
How to join the network
Leeds Personality Disorder Managed Clinical Network (PDMCN) is a city-wide service that seeks to help and support people who present as having personality disorder. There is a range of services and therapies available to cater to individual needs, such as care co-ordination and DBT (dialectical behaviour therapy)
Check out the LYPFT website for more information about the network.
Service user involvement
The people who use these services are experts by experience. There’s no one better than a service user to assess how the network and services are working, it’s you who can bring your experience and your knowhow and help to improve services. There are lots of ways of getting involved with the service, from joining the monthly Personalities in Action meeting to attending steering groups to taking part in the staff recruitment process so you can have your say in getting the best people for the job.
Download a PDF for an overview of all the ways you can get involved as a service user.