Saturday, June 1, 2019

Come along to the next Mental Health Forum on the 4th of June from 5:30 - 7pm at Scott Road Community Centre. Find out how you can be involved in improving your local services!


Sunday, March 31, 2019

The next meeting of the Selby District Mental Health Forum will take place on the 2nd of April at 5:30 - 7pm in the Lounge of Scott Road Community Centre. Be great to see you there!

Friday, March 8, 2019

New Ketamine treatment for Depression










New ketamine-related drug could be ‘watershed’ in treating depression

‘Rapid acting’ esketamine was approved by the FDA to treat people who don’t respond to traditional psychiatric drugs
Spravato was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for patients with hard-to-treat depression.
 Spravato was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for patients with hard-to-treat depression. Photograph: AP
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/mar/08/new-ketamine-related-drug-could-be-watershed-in-treating-depression

Monday, February 25, 2019

SDMHF Meeting 5th March 2019

Come along to the next meeting of the Selby District Mental Health Forum on the 5th of March 2019, 5:30 - 7pm in the Lounge at Scott Road Community Centre.

Be great to see you there!

Friday, February 22, 2019

Sale of Bootham Park Hospital




10th Anniversary!

I can't believe that it's our 10th anniversary this year! What a journey we have all been on. With trips to London, Edinburgh, the coast and holidays in Wales, Scotland and Surrey it's been fun if slightly surreal at times. Now we just have to decide how to celebrate this significant milestone. Comments please!!!

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Share your experience: having a baby and the effects on your mental health


Share your experience: having a baby and the effects on your mental health 

maternity mental health surveyHaving a baby is one of the biggest life choices you can make. This can affect both the person who is giving birth and their partner's mental health.

Healthwatch England want to know more about people's experiences of mental health support when planning to get pregnant, during pregnancy, at the birth of their child and afterwards.

To share your experience anonymously, please take the survey here