Common mental health problems: identification and pathways to care - Clinical guideline [CG123] Published date: May 2011
Care for people aged 18 and over with common mental health problems, with a focus on primary care. It aims to improve access to services for adults and how mental health problems are identified and assessed and makes recommendations on local care pathways.
Anxiety disorders - NICE quality standard [QS53] Published date: February 2014.
Identifying and managing anxiety disorders in adults, young people and children in primary, secondary and community care. It covers a range of anxiety disorders, including generalised anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, panic disorder, obsessive–compulsive disorder and body dysmorphic disorder. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Borderline personality disorder: recognition and management NICE guideline [CG78] Published date: January 2009.
Recognising and managing borderline personality disorder. It aims to help people with borderline personality disorder to manage feelings of distress, anxiety, worthlessness and anger, and to maintain stable and close relationships with others.
Personality disorders: borderline and antisocial - NICE quality standard [QS88] Published date: June 2015.
Assessing and managing borderline and antisocial personality disorders. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Psychosis and schizophrenia in adults: prevention and management - NICE guideline [CG178] Published date: March 2014.
Recognising and managing psychosis and schizophrenia in adults. It aims to improve care through early recognition and treatment, and by focusing on long-term recovery. It also recommends checking for coexisting health problems and providing support for family members and carers.
Psychosis and schizophrenia in adults - NICE quality standard [QS80] Published date: February 2015.
Covers treating and managing psychosis and schizophrenia in adults (aged 18 and over) in primary, secondary and community care. It also includes support for the families and carers of people with psychosis or schizophrenia. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Bipolar disorder: assessment and management - NICE guideline [CG185] Published date: September 2014 Last updated: April 2018.
Covers recognising, assessing and treating bipolar disorder (formerly known as manic depression) in children, young people and adults. The recommendations apply to bipolar I, bipolar II, mixed affective and rapid cycling disorders. It aims to improve access to treatment and quality of life in people with bipolar disorder.
Bipolar disorder in adults - NICE quality standard [QS95] Published date: July 2015.
Covers recognising, assessing and managing bipolar disorder in adults (aged 18 and over) in primary and secondary care. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Depression in adults: recognition and management - NICE guideline [CG90] Published date: April 2018.
Identifying and managing depression in adults aged 18 years and older, in primary and secondary care. It aims to improve care for people with depression by promoting improved recognition and treatment.
Self-harm in over 8s: short-term management and prevention of recurrence - NICE guideline [CG16] Published date: July 2014 (Currently being merged and updated with CG133).
Short-term management and prevention of self-harm in people aged 8 years
s and older, regardless of whether accompanied by mental illness. It covers the first 48 hours following an act of self-harm but does not address the longer-term psychiatric care of people who self-harm.
Self-harm in over 8s: long-term management - Clinical guideline [CG133] Published date: November 2011 (Currently being merged and updated with CG16).
Longer-term psychological treatment and management of self-harm in people aged 8 years and older. It aims to improve the quality of care and support for people who self-harm and covers both single and recurrent episodes of self-harm.
Dementia: assessment, management and support for people living with dementia nd their carers NICE guideline [NG97] Published date: June 2018.
Diagnosing and managing dementia (including Alzheimer’s disease). It aims to improve care by making recommendations on training staff and helping carers to support people living with dementia.
Post-traumatic stress disorder
NICE guideline [NG116] Published date: December 2018.
Recognising, assessing and treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in children, young people and adults. It aims to improve quality of life by reducing symptoms of PTSD such as anxiety, sleep problems and difficulties with concentration. Recommendations also aim to raise awareness of the condition and improve coordination of care.