Welcome to Elament

Lanarshire's first stop for on-line mental health and well-being information providing information for people seeking assistance with mental health problems.

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Mental Health Legislation

mental health act

A summary of mental health related legislation provided to help inform services users, carers, public service workers and the general public about their rights.

Promoting Wellbeing


Mental health is about how we think and feel. Many factors affect our mental health - housing, jobs, schools, transport, the environment - as well as the way we live our lives.

Getting Involved

getting involved

Find out more if you have an interest in recovery, would like to be kept up to date with information about recovery or would like to be part of the Lanarkshire Recovery Network (LRN).

Latest News

Caring for Carers Lanarkshire

'Relax Kids' is a method of teaching which can be used to engage children(who have additional support needs) in coping strategies for stress andanxiety.

Mindful Living - 15 December 2014

John Lennon said “Life is what happens when we’re busy making plans”. And it’s even more than that. Many of us live with a kind of unfulfilled list of wants. I don’t mean the “bucket list” of things we want to do before we die. It’s more the general mood of dissatisfaction with our current situation, and the sense that “if only I was able to change job, partner, house, car, life would be so much better and I wouldn’t be dissatisfied anymore.”

Mark Docherty - "Make It Real"

This CD is a song written by Mark Docherty and recorded with Expeerience Counts staff. Mark started to write this song when he wasn't feeling at his best. He was very low and didn't think he was going to feel well again, so using music and writing songs helped him to gain confidence and have hope.

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