An NHS Grampian facility has been forced to close its doors because of continuing staff shortages in Aberdeen.
The way social media impacts young people’s mental health needs to be better understood, according to new research by the Centre for Mental Health.
More than 14,000 young people have waited longer than the 18-week target for mental health treatment since Nicola Sturgeon became First Minister, new analysis shows.
Almost 25,000 referrals for mental health treatment for young people have been rejected since Nicola Sturgeon became First Minister in 2014, Labour has said.
The Duke of Cambridge has candidly revealed he took some of the troubling aspects of his air ambulance pilot job home, as he launched an initiative to improve workplace well-being.
Dog-lovers are being encouraged to help the lonely and depressed in their community by sharing some “animal magic” at a cafe in Manchester.
The city council has vowed to review its efforts in providing support for children and young people in need of mental health services.
People who have served in the Armed Forces for a short time are at increased risk of self-harm, according to a university study.
An Inverness based charity hosted the official opening party of its new premises yesterday, as supporting organisations and local MP Drew Hendry gathered to celebrate the occasion.
Plans were announced yesterday to build a new centre for mental health services for children in Aberdeen.
GPs are being encouraged to place mental health experts in their surgeries to bring more mental and physical health services under one roof.
NHS Shetland is to recruit another consultant psychiatrist to bolster the in-isles mental health team.
A young Dingwall woman whose brother recently took his own life has launched a campaign to help raise awareness about mental health issues.
The run-up to exam results day can be a time of great stress for anxious teenagers waiting to see if their hard work has paid off and they have gained the grades they need to set them on to the next phase of their life – be it college, university or the workplace.
Holby City will tackle male mental health in a forthcoming episode, the BBC has announced.
Ministers have launched a new drive to divert criminals with drug, alcohol and mental health problems away from prison.
Scotland is to set up a special suicide prevention group as part of efforts to reduce the number of people who take their own life by 20%.
A Moray-based mental health charity has been able to improve the support it provides to men who have experienced childhood sexual abuse thanks to a funding boost.
Regular exercise between three and five times a week could help improve mental health – but too much could be detrimental, a study has said.
People with “hidden disabilities” including autism and mental health conditions will become eligible for blue badge parking permits under the largest overhaul of the system in 40 years.
Too many young people in care are “falling through the cracks” when they reach adulthood, research will warn.
More than 70,000 under-18s, including nearly 2,000 children of primary school age, were prescribed anti-depressants in England last year, it has been reported.
Farmers and crofters are being urged to take care of their mental health and seek help when they need it.
Appearance-related stress has rocketed among young women, likely cultivated by social media and reality TV shows such as Love Island, a survey suggests.
Young people in Moray are being forced to wait almost six months for mental health services, new figures reveal
Young people across the north-east are being forced to wait almost six months to gain access to mental health services.
Staff shortages at an Aberdeen psychiatric hospital have been holding back and delaying care, an inspection has found.
Almost a quarter of theatre productions at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe deal with social issues, new analysis has found.
An Aberdeen MSP has called on the Scottish Government to support the redevelopment of a city hospital.
Watching football can be good for mental wellbeing, a dementia expert has said.
Professor Ewan Gillon is a Chartered Psychologist and Clinical Director of First Psychology Scotland with centres in Aberdeen, Dundee, Perth, Inverness, Edinburgh, Glasgow & Borders.
Sheridan Smith has said she is “finally in a good place” after struggling with her mental health.
Mountain rescue teams across Scotland are being given access to a 24-hour support programme to help them cope with traumatic incidents.