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Mental Health

 

Pre-registration preparation

NES worked with colleagues from higher education institutions and services to produce a national framework for the pre-registration nursing programmes in 2008.  In continuation of this work, a refreshed framework was published in May 2012.

Mental Health Legislation

Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003

This educational resource is designed to prepare frontline staff for the implementation of the Mental Health (Care and Treatment)(Scotland) Act 2003,

Adult Support and Protection

The Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000, the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 and the Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007 have introduced significant changes in the ways that adults considered to be at risk of harm are supported in health and social care services.  Respecting and Protecting Adults at Risk in Scotland - legislation and practice: An Educational Resource is designed to support front line staff in the appropriate application of the Acts.

Mental Health Recovery

Please visit the Scottish Recovery Network website for more information.

Below is a list of useful Mental Health Educational resources