Talking therapy in Wales

Mar 7, 2017 | Articles, Assembly Business, Assembly Issues | 0 comments

Plenary Tuesday 07 March 2017

13:56:42

Spoken Contribution – 13:56:42

I welcome your reference to mental health issues, which was what I was going to raise. One effective measure in treating mental health problems is talking therapy, which can reduce the need to prescribe medication, which would itself enhance the ability of people to enter the job market. What is the Welsh Government doing to assist with the provision of talking therapy in Wales?