Welcome to PND Borders!

Having a baby is a major event and many mothers end up feeling overwhelmed by the responsibility. If you are feeling low, coming along to the Postnatal Depression Service for the first time is a big step towards getting the support you need – but you might feel a bit anxious.

© NHS Health Scotland 2011

© NHS Health Scotland 2011

Here at PND Borders, we offer a range of confidential services to parents with children under the age of 2. These include Individual Counselling, Individual Art Therapy, Group Art Therapy, Infant Massage, Parent/Child Support, Support for Fathers and a Crèche facility.

Referrals can be made through a Health Professional (e.g. your Health Visitor, G.P. or Community Midwife) and an initial appointment with one of our counsellors will be offered as soon as possible. Here you will have the opportunity to discuss how the service can best help you.

PND Borders is a Scottish Registered Charity SC041376

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Vacancy – Art Therapist

PND Borders is looking to recruit an experienced and qualified Art Therapist with two to three years post qualifying experience. This role will be an integral part of the existing and developing service providing support to families experiencing the effects of postnatal depression.

Location: East Lodge, Elm Row, Galashiels

Hours: 8 hours per week: Wednesday 9am – 5pm. Two additional hours monthly allocation for attendance at supervision/team meetings

Salary: Circa £16.40 per hour

Accountable to: Clinical Manager

Closing date: 24th March 2017

Contact us for more information

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