The world’s first mental health ambulance arrives in Sweden

Over 1,500 suicides and 15,000 suicide attempts are reported annually in Sweden. In order to tackle this, Stockholm’s care services have introduced the Psychiatric Emergency Response Team (PAM) – an ambulance dedicated only to mental health care. It’s the first of its kind in the world, essentially an emergency response therapy room that can travel at 70 miles per hour. As it speeds across the city, PAM … Continue reading The world’s first mental health ambulance arrives in Sweden