Despite all the publicity and countless deaths and Stephenie Bincliffe and Thomas Rawnsley and huge media coverage of Bethany’s treatment. Bethany’s treatment gets worse because it is worth 13,000 a week to the private company giving it.
Whilst they own ATUs and Community Living and huge NHS money is paid for both, nothing will change , despite exposure and this is beyond shameful and illegal as this is not treatment under MHA as it is making the patient Bethany much much worse and is inhuman torture costing us the public a fortune to make private profit.
Four days ago (27th October) Jeremy, Beth’s Dad, reported that she was back in seclusion – not the cell, in a two-room arrangement, but (crucially) with no hatch. So, no way of talking to anyone other than shouting through a door. So no way of hearing phone calls.
It seems that passing her food involved some sort of distraction procedure you might expect to see in a zoo.
It transpired that despite making arrangements to move her from the cell, her care plan had not been updated:
And despite agreements by all that, communicating changes to Beth, should be very carefully managed… It wasn’t. So, all in all, it appears that the change happened without the planning and communication required to make it a success.
Three days after Beth’s meltdown, and after three days of communicating through a door, Beth was back in the cell. It seems her family were…
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