Royal College of Psychiatrists – Record 4.3 million referrals to specialist mental health services in 2021

Mental health services received a record 4.3 million referrals during 2021 as the pandemic continued to take a toll on people’s mental health, according to research by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. Analysis of new NHS Digital data shows there were 3.3 million referrals to adult services and 1.025 million referrals of under-18s in England…