Support

Please note that I am not a mental health professional and therefore cannot offer any personal psychological support. However please do use these outside resources if you feel affected by any of the issues discussed within this blog.

✮✮✮If you are depressed or contemplating suicide, help is available at Lifeline on 131 114 or online. Alternatively you can call the Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467.✮✮✮

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Practitioner Health Programme
Riverside Medical Centre
Hobart House
St George Wharf
Wandsworth Road
Vauxhall
London
SW8 2JBwww.php.nhs.uk

☎Telephone:0203 049 4505

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The Royal college of Nurses Peer Support Services

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The Cavell Nurses Trust – Offer help to registered or retired nurses & midwives…

☎Call: 01527 595 999

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The MedNet programmewww.support4doctors.org

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Sick Doctors Trust (For those with dependency problems)

www.sick-doctors-trust.co.uk

☎Telephone:0370 444 5163 (24 hours – see disclaimer)

Email:
help@sick-doctors-trust.co.uk

Address:
Sick Doctors Trust,
The Belfry, Blackstone,
Henfield,
W Sussex,
BN5 9TE.

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BMA Counselling: 

Call 08459 200 169

☎Landline: 01455 254 189 – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

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Doctor Advice Service: 

Call 08459 200 169

☎landline: 01455 254 189– ask to speak to a Doctor Advisor

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Doctors for Doctors Department
British Medical Association
BMA House
Tavistock Square
London
WC1H 9JP
www.bma.org.uk/doctors_health/index.jsp
☎Telephone: 020 7383 6739
Email: info.d4d@bma.org.uk

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Doctors Support Line

Helpline dealing with any problem from career and family to mental health problems. Staffed by doctors and fully confidential.

☎Telephone: 0844 395 3010

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British Doctors and Dentists Group (for those with a dependency problem)

☎Call: 0779 2819 966 – www.bddg.org

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British Doctors and Dentists Family Support Group

☎Call: 07 818 475 825 – www.bddgfamilies.org.uk

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NHS-Direct

☎Call: 0845 46 47

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Samaritans

☎Call: 08457 90 90 90

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Whistleblowing Hotline for NHS staff 

☎Call: 08000 724725

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Number 42

Website: Number 42

☎Telephone: 0207 096 5001

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Professional Support Unit

Website: Professional Support Unit

Email: PSU@southlondon.hee.nhs.uk

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Dentists Health and Support Trust

Website: Dentists Health Support Trust

☎Telephone: 0207 224 4671

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Royal College of Psychiatrists Resources

Website: Royal College of Psychiatrists Resources

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Dentists Health Support Trust 

☎Call: 020 7224 4671

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NHS  111

Website: NHS 111

☎Telephone: 111

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Psychiatrists’ Support Service – www.rcpsych.ac.uk/pss

☎Tel: 0207 245 0412

Email: psychiatristssupportservice@rcpsych.ac.uk

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Websites

Alcoholics Anonymous -> www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Cocaine Anonymous – www.cauk.org.uk

Doctors Support Network – www.dsn.org.uk

International Doctors in Alcoholics Anonymous – www.idaa.org

Medical Council on Alcohol – www.m-c-a.org.uk

Elefriends  – The online peer support forum from the Mind Charity

Black Dog Tribe forum – Forum from Black Dog Tribe

Chat-Room for the lonely and isolated – From the Red Fox Country website

Everyday Mindfulness forum – A forum from Everyday Mindfulness to talk about mindfulness

Mental Health Forum – A forum from … the Mental Health Forum!

Rethink Talk – Forum from national mental health charity Rethink

SANE – Free online forum from the national mental health charity

http://medicalwhistleblowernetwork.jigsy.com/

http://www.bullyonline.org/

Please leave a comment on this page if there are other support services you think should be added to this list.

Support for Health Professionals – Nurses Support Group – Midwives Support Group – Doctors Support Group – Midwifery Support – Nursing Support – Whistle blower Support – NHS Staff Support

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