Archive for tag: Resources

New Mental Health and Wellbeing Zone on NHS Inform Website Launched

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 By: Fiona | Tagged: , |

This information zone provides a gateway to Scottish-focused information on different aspects of mental health and wellbeing.  The zone also signposts to quality-assured external resources such as websites, self help resources and downloadable information leaflets.

You can access the Mental Health and Wellbeing zone please click on the link below:



Talking Mental Health Resource

Thursday, June 09, 2011 By: Avril | Tagged: | is a new web resource which creates customized mental health information sheets. It is easy to use and helps frontline mental health staff and support providers communicate difficult mental health and legal information with service users and carers.

It helps you communicate:

  • exactly what someone needs when they need
  • it  in simple accessible language
  • using an interpreter is ideal for staff working:

  • with older people, adults, children and young people with mental illness
  • with carers, friends and family
  • with people with learning disability and people with dementia
  • with advocacy providers
  • in psychiatric hospitals
  • in community mental health teams
  • in social work mental health settings

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