Wellbeing & Support Sub-Categories

Counselling (10)
This section provides advice on the counselling service at Edinburgh Napier University.
Disability & Inclusion (12)
This section provides guidance on disability & inclusion at Edinburgh Napier University.
Mental Wellbeing (4)
This section provides advice on mental wellbeing.
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What can I do if I need urgent support at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 20223 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
What can I do if I need urgent support at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students ​If you need to speak to someone urgently: During office hours: contact Counselling & Mental Wellbeing by emailing counselling@n... Read More
How do I report Bullying and Harassment?
Viewed 11105 times since Fri, Oct 21, 2016
How do I report Bullying and Harassment? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Edinburgh Napier University is committed to ensuring the right of all students and staff to be treated with respect and dignity. The University operates... Read More
How can I make an appointment to see a counsellor?
Viewed 6661 times since Tue, Aug 29, 2017
Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s students Visit our pages on MyNapier (our student portal) for information on what services we offer and how to access them. The Counselling & Mental Wellbeing team offers support for students who may be experien... Read More
What is Mental Health Assessment Service (MHAS)?
Viewed 6197 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is Mental Health Assessment Service (MHAS)? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students This is an NHS emergency mental health assessment service for people experiencing a mental health crisis. The service is available 24 hours a day, seven day... Read More
Can I book a Quiet Room at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 5980 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
Can I book a Quiet Room at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students & Staff No, these rooms are available to anyone to use without the need to inform anyone. If you need a room for your group to meet, you must go through Con... Read More
What is ’ENSA Advice’?
Viewed 5912 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is 'ENSA Advice'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Things not going well? Got a query? Get in touch with ENSA Advice (formerly 'ISAS') for free, independent, confidential and comprehensive advice on campus. ENSA A... Read More
Who can use the Quiet Rooms at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 5903 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
Who can use the Quiet Rooms at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students & Staff Any staff or students. It should be noted however that Quiet Rooms are not the exclusive preserve of any individual, group or community. Read More
Where are the Quiet Rooms located at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 5812 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
Where are the Quiet Rooms located at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students ​Craiglockhart The room is located in 4/32 and a shower room is available along the corridor at Room 4/01. These facilities are located on... Read More
Can I display materials in a Quiet Room at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 5658 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
Can I display materials in a Quiet Room at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students You may display material or leave reading material for others to look at. You should note however that any material left must comply... Read More
What is ’Rape Crisis Scotland’?
Viewed 5590 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is 'Rape Crisis Scotland'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students This service provides emotional support and practical advice to anyone affected by sexual violence. They have a free helpline 7 days a week 6pm - midnight. Telepho... Read More
What is ’Breathing Space’?
Viewed 5587 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is 'Breathing Space'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students This is a confidential helpline, which operates Monday-Thursday 6pm-2am and weekends Friday 6pm-Monday 6am. All calls are confidential and are handled by trained staff.... Read More
What is ’Nightline’?
Viewed 5568 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is 'Nightline'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Nightline is a confidential helpline and online messenger run by students for students. All volunteers are trained. The service is available 8pm - 8am during term times. Tele... Read More
What are Quiet Rooms used for at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 5557 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
What are Quiet Rooms used for at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students & Staff ​The University’s Quiet Rooms are ‘open access’ rooms that individuals can use for a variety of purposes. You may, for insta... Read More
What is ’Edinburgh Crisis Centre’?
Viewed 5555 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is 'Edinburgh Crisis Centre'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students ​This centre provides a 24-hour helpline, 365 days a year, to those in crisis due to mental health issues. Support is provided to those aged 18 years or over wh... Read More
What is NHS 24?
Viewed 5554 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is NHS 24? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Phone NHS 24 for non-emergency help if you're feeling ill when your doctor's surgery is closed and you feel you can't wait until it reopens. Telephone 111 or visit the NHS 24... Read More
What is ’Victim Support’?
Viewed 5551 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is 'Victim Support'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students The lead organisation in Scotland helping people affected by crime. The service is free and confidential. The Scottish helpline operates 8am-8pm Monday to Friday and the... Read More
What is the ’Samaritans’?
Viewed 5517 times since Mon, Oct 17, 2016
What is the 'Samaritans'? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students The Samaritans is a confidential 24 hour helpline. All volunteers are trained. Telephone 116 123 or visit the Samaritans of Edinburgh and The Lothians website. Read More
How can I complain or raise concerns about the operation of Quiet Rooms?
Viewed 5477 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
How can I complain or raise concerns about the operation of Quiet Rooms? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Quiet Rooms are regularly checked to make sure they are being used in line with these guidelines. If however you have a ... Read More