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1. Our framework sets out 8 priorities for a new Mental Health Strategy that we think will transform mental health in Scotland over 10 years. Are these the most important priorities?

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If no, what priorities do you think will deliver this transformation?
I think we need to take in to account environmental deprevation having a major impact on people's mental health. This has to be addressed due to impact welfare reform has impacted on people's mental health.

2. The table in Annex A sets out a number of early actions that we think will support improvements for mental health.

Are there any other actions that you think we need to take to improve mental health in Scotland?
What can be done to improve the lives of people with learning Disabilities who are having care packages reduced and the impact this is having on the person and their paid and unpaid carers.

3. The table in Annex A sets out some of the results we expect to see.

What do you want mental health services in Scotland to look like in 10 years' time?
I would like to see a more robust service that can see a reduction in mental health by taking into account my points above.