Services are mainly offered through the NHS. Initial referral is usually via the individual’s GP to the local adult mental health service.

NHS Borders has a DBT service, which runs a full DBT programme for people with a diagnosis of BPD. 

Useful Contacts

West Adult Mental Health Service: The Cottages, Huntlyburn, Melrose, TD6 9BD Tel: 01896 827270

East Community Mental Health Team: Fenton Lodge, 42, Brigend, Duns, TD11 3EX Tel: 01361 882162

South Adult Mental Health Service: Community Hospital, Victoria Road, Hawick, TD9 7AH Tel: 01450 364331

Psychological Services: 12, Roxburgh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1PF Tel: 01896 668821

Gala Resource Centre: 69 Gala Park , Galashiels , TD1 3EZ, Tel: 01896 750349, Email:

User and Carers

For a list of Mental Health Services, please click here

Carers 4PD: Visit the new UK PD Carers website here

To search for counsellors and psychotherapists in the Scottish Borders, please click here