Mental health care for all
In this Scotsman opinion piece our Director, Louise Christie highlights the crucial contribution of people with lived experience in addressing mental health inequalities.
Positive, sustainable change needs to happen with people, not to people. We know that people living with mental health problems in Scotland face discrimination and a whole range of barriers when trying to access support. As we address inequalities the contribution of people with lived experience of mental health problems is crucial…
…People have a wealth of experience, skills, and knowledge. Their strength and learning should be at the heart of designing and developing mental health support.Louise Christie