The adult mental health physiotherapy team works across the health board as part of the multidisciplinary team caring for those with mental ill health. They work across both inpatient and community settings using a person centred approach to bring together both physical and mental aspects of health in order to optimise wellbeing and aid recovery.
There are two main answers to this:
In both of these cases having expertise in both physical and mental health can be really helpful to develop a successful management/treatment plan.
There is also lots of evidence that physical activity and/or exercise has a positive impact on people’s mental health.
The health benefits of regular exercise are:
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