Monthly Archives: August 2019

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Young people give views on mental health pilot

Young people in the Borders took time to give their views on an innovative mental health pilot which supports those in distress. The Distress Brief Intervention (DBI) programme is part of the Scottish Government’s mental health strategy and is a short-term intervention for people in distress/emotional pain who do not need emergency medical treatment, [...]

By |2019-08-16T16:04:26+00:00August 16th, 2019|General, Reports|0 Comments

Aberdeen and Inverness welcome extension to 16&17-year-olds

The Distress Brief Intervention (DBI) extension to 16 and 17-year-olds, has become live in Aberdeen and Inverness. It brings both pilot areas into line with the others on Borders and Lanarkshire which undertook the extension in May. DBI currently provides support to people aged 18 and over who present to emergency services and primary [...]

By |2019-08-01T15:08:51+00:00August 1st, 2019|General, Reports|0 Comments