Families put at risk by poor mental health provision

Unknown-2Mothers with postnatal depression experience “significant gaps” in mental health provision due to inconsistent access to specialist care in hospitals and the community.

The first national study of perinatal mental health care revealed only five of Scotland’s 14 health boards offered specialist treatment in the community.

Read more: http://www.scotsman.com/news/families-put-at-risk-by-poor-mental-health-provision-1-4164556#ixzz4D5Jkba4J