The Perth branch of the Samaritans will open on Christmas day for the first time this year.
Seven out of 10 teachers feel they lack the training to help pupils with mental health problems – while just over half say the pressures of the job have contributed to them suffering from conditions such as depression and anxiety.
Major new investment is needed to improve some of the most “dilapidated” estates in the NHS and provide more community care for the sickest and most vulnerable mental health patients, a new report said.
Tayside youngsters waiting too long for mental health support as charities warn NHS is ‘creaking at the seams’
Nearly two thirds of Tayside youngsters seeking mental health support are waiting too long to be seen by specialists, an alliance of leading service providers has warned.
A total of 221 young Scots have been waiting more than a year for specialist help with mental health problems, new figures have shown.
Young Angus Beaver Scouts have been hailed for their “uplifting” approach to breaking down the stigma surrounding mental health in a heartwarming presentation.
Health authorities in Tayside have been urged to act over a "simply scandalous" beds shortage that saw a psychiatric patient turned away just days before he killed his best friend in a frenzied knife attack.
Universities must do more to safeguard students’ mental health by contacting the families of those experiencing problems, Education Secretary Damian Hinds has said.
Celebrity baker Nadiya Hussain has attacked critics who say she is “jumping on the mental health bandwagon” by talking about her battle with a panic disorder.
A third of teenagers have thought about harming themselves, a new poll has found.