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DBI wins prestigious Scottish Health Award

Frontline emergency staff were among those praised after a unique mental health project which helps those in distress won a prestigious Scottish Health Award. The hospital emergency department (ED), Police Scotland, Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS), primary care and third sector staff, were all singled out for their dedication to the Distress Brief Intervention (DBI) [...]

By |2019-11-27T12:53:29+00:00November 15th, 2019|General, News, Reports|Comments Off on DBI wins prestigious Scottish Health Award

DBI visit to new associate programme members in Moray

The central DBI team made a visit to associate programme members in Moray.Pictured are (l-r) Martyn Beton, administrator Mental Health & Wellness Centre; Martin McCoy, DBI analyst; Jilly Addison, GP Llnk worker; Elizabeth Boyall, recovery practitioner (Peer) DBI Moray; Elaine Adam, relief recovery worker, Mental Health &Wellness Centre; Kevin O’Neill, DBI national programme manager; Yvonne [...]

By |2019-12-02T12:47:17+00:00November 8th, 2019|General, News, Reports|Comments Off on DBI visit to new associate programme members in Moray

DBI Gathering in Perth

Frontline experiences were at the heart of the recent DBI Gathering in Perth.The Gatherings are held every six months to give all partner agencies in all four pilot areas the chance to come together and share learning and experiences.One of the most popular and anticipated learning points at the each event is the real life [...]

By |2019-11-14T13:37:36+00:00November 1st, 2019|General, News, Reports|Comments Off on DBI Gathering in Perth