“This is an opportunity to make a difference in a system that so many people in my community rely on.”
“This study identifies genes that potentially increase our risk of depression”
“Would you say you were happy? Happiness is a sometimes illusive state of mind which all of us long for and seem to be always looking for. “
“I was disappointed to read that the big, new Balfour hospital is not going to include a Psychiatric Unit, and ward.”
Scotland has helped to train the first psychiatrists to qualify in Malawi.
Breathing Space freephone 0800838587/ Samaritans 116123
NHS24 is to receive £500,000 of additional funding from the Scottish Government.
Orkney NHS has again met the 18 week standard for responding to the needs of our young people who are experiencing mental health issues.
As this is mental health awareness week I have chosen Please Hear What I’m Not Saying by Charles C Finn, September 1966.