Options to increase mother and baby unit capacity: consultation analysis

An analysis of the responses to the consultation on options to increase the capacity to provide treatment at mother and baby units in Scotland. Mother and baby units provide inpatient care for women and their infants experiencing severe perinatal mental health difficulties.


1. MBU & Non-MBU Admissions Report

2. Perinatal Mental Health Network Scotland - Needs Assessment and Service Recommendations for Specialist and Universal Perinatal Mental Health Services

3. It should be noted that the suggested alternatives could be used alongside MBU provision (e.g. to prevent needs escalating) rather than as a direct alternative to inpatient provision


Email: PIMH@gov.scot

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