"Very impressive service"

I have been treated for PTSD related to childhood sexual abuse, and a mood disorder. Having been treated at my local hospital being referred to the Maudsley was a breath of fresh air. I found the doctors more knowledgable and following a years group therapy and a change of medication has resulted in no more flashbacks, my mood is stable and has been for eight years. I know that if I had stayed locally I would not have been offered the appropriate talking therapy and would have been advised to take Lithium. PTSD was diagnosed but the Maudsley and following treatment I have been able to return to the job I love. I appreciate that everyone's experiance of mental Heath services is different but I wanted to share my experiance to encourage others.

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Response from Maudsley Hospital

I am responding to your recent post and would like to thank you very much for the positive feedback.

We are very glad that we were able to offer you the treatment and support you needed.

We have sent you feedback to the Adult Attendtion Hyperactivity Disorder Service and they have asked me to thank you for your kind words.

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