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of people with mental illness, learning disabilities, dementia and related conditions.

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15 Oct, 2020

Young people detained for mental health treatment – self harm is a key characteristic

15 Oct, 2020

Covid-19 Mental Welfare Commission Advice Note, version 17 (15 October 2020)

9 Oct, 2020

Commission updates position statement on Section 13ZA, Social Work (Scotland) Act 1968 in relation to Coronavirus

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