The charity has handled 2,500 counselling sessions in the last three years while centres in Glasgow and Aberdeen have dealt with 159 calls on the subject from children in the last year.
Three Youths Arrested Following Clydebank Stabbings
Three youths have been arrested following an attack on four teenagers.
The four victims were stabbed during an assault in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire, that police are treating as attempted murder.
The incident happened at about 1.30am on November 21 when an 18-year-old male and three boys aged 15 were ''intentionally targeted'' in a lane running from Great Western Road towards the Auchentoshan Estate, police said.
Two of the 15-year-olds suffered life threatening injuries, while the 18-year-old and other 15 year-old boy were released following treatment.
Three youths, one aged 15, and two aged 16 years, have been arrested and are being detained in police custody.
A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.
Official figures show more than 400 consultant jobs across Scotland are unfilled.
Education Secretary John Swinney will urge rival parties at Holyrood to back his plans for sweeping reforms to Scotland's schools.
Experts described the number as a "real concern''.
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