The Scottish Government has confirmed it is launching an inquiry into why an Aberdeenshire man with ADHD was sent to Scotland’s state psychiatric hospital.
Conditions in north-east psychiatrist hospital similar to 100 years ago, claims ex-staff member and patient
A former employee at a psychiatric hospital, who returned to receive treatment for severe depression, has likened the conditions there to healthcare in the early 20th Century.
More than half of under-18s sectioned under mental legislation in Scotland have some form of autism, a North East MSP campaigning for a constituent trapped in Carstairs has discovered.
Alcoholics, drug addicts and people suffering from mental health problems in Aberdeen will be moved out of care homes and into the community.
Scores of new nurses will start work at a struggling city hospital in the coming weeks.
Health bosses have been warned that words must be “turned into action” to avoid the total collapse of an Aberdeen hospital.