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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-21823: Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 26 February 2019

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the commitment in its suicide prevention action plan, what action has been taken regarding its aim to create and implement refreshed mental health and suicide prevention training by May 2019.

Answered by: Clare Haughey 6 March 2019

The Scottish Government continue to work with NHS Health Scotland and NHS Education for Scotland to refresh Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Training. An online universal product will be available from 31 May 2019. Further products will be developed tailored to the needs of staff groups after this. This will complement existing resources.