Let’s talk about smoking
Guidance, support and training for staff working in mental health support services about the effects of smoking on mental health, and how you can respond.
Smoking is an important, and emotive, issue in the world of mental health.
We know that people experiencing poor mental health are more likely to smoke, and in
Reducing smoking is now a national priority in the Scottish Government’s 10-year mental health strategy. Yet many professionals report that they find it difficult to engage with clients on smoking, as they wish to avoid appearing judgemental or
The IMPACT project exists to inform and support mental health professionals, helping you be more able and confident in supporting clients who wish to gain the mental and physical health benefits of stopping smoking.”