Coronavirus blog series

SAMH is committed to supporting the mental health and wellbeing of people across Scotland.

As these difficult times continue, we are sharing a series of blogs covering different developments and experiences realting to coronavirus and mental health, to bring you as much useful information as possible.

For mental health and wellbeing information, please visit our dedicated coronavirus information hub. 

Blog | OCD and anxiety during coronavirus

Jess, also known as Recovery Ninja, shares her experiences during coronavirus, and how she’s protecting her mental wellbeing.

Blog | Coronavirus advice for parents and carers

Dr Eileen Lockhart from the Royal College of Psychiatrists shares advice for families with young people with existing mental health problems.

Blog | Coronavirus and temporary changes to the Mental Health Act

by SAMH's Senior Public Affairs Officer Suzanne Martin

Blog | Coronavirus advice on staying well when social distancing

Dr Chris Pell answers our questions on how you can look after yourself while socially distancing

Blog | Coronavirus and your mental wellbeing

by SAMH's Head of Communications and Public Affairs Carolyn Lochhead

Blog | Social care changes during the coronavirus crisis

by SAMH's Craig Smith, Public Affairs Officer.