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Quarter of senior NHS mental health roles in Scotland vacant or filled by locums

08Jan

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Huge concern over surge in mental health calls to NHS 24

05Jan

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Scottish member recognised in the 2024 New Year Honours

29Dec

by Laura Varney

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Senior Scottish psychiatrists in ‘disbelief’ at mental health care funding settlement

20Dec

by Laura Varney

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New strategy on self-harm backed by the Liaison Faculty in Scotland

29Nov

by RCPsych in Scotland

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‘Pre-death grief’ training urged for carers of dementia patients in Scotland

16Nov

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Cautious welcome to ministerial statement on mental health in the Scottish Parliament

07Nov

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Groundbreaking new report recommends genetic testing for certain mental illnesses

19Oct

by RCPsych Press Office

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Psychiatrists in Scotland will work with stakeholders on police watchdog report

18Oct

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Members of the RCPsych in Scotland express concerns regarding the ongoing implementation of ICD-11 diagnostic coding across Scotland

13Oct

by RCPsych in Scotland

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RCPsychiS welcomes publication of the Core Standards for Mental Health Services but cautions there is more to be done

02Oct

by RCPsych in Scotland

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More than half of Scots ‘not confident in accessing mental health support’

28Sep

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Trainee psychiatrists in Scotland taking longer to complete their training

13Sep

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Government told to do better over ‘disappointing’ child mental health services

05Sep

by RCPsych in Scotland

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College comments on Scotland’s slight increase in death by suicide rates

05Sep

by RCPsych in Scotland

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Yousaf urged to act as analysis shows drop in mental health spending

17Aug

by RCPsych in Scotland

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RCPsych in Scotland comments on BBC story

31Jul

by RCPsych in Scotland

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College comments on alcohol campaigners call for bespoke service for repeat admissions

27Jul

by RCPsych in Scotland

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College responds to latest A&E drugs statistics

26Jul

by RCPsych in Scotland

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College statement on the Scottish Government's new Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy

29Jun

by RCPsych in Scotland

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