Clinicians are well placed to help young people, but often may be missing a vital part of the picture. This guide was developed to help clinicians enable young people to talk more openly about these topics, through creating friendly and inclusive environments, use of monitoring forms and having sensitive conversations.
Psychological wellbeing services for children must be fundamentally rethought if we are to provide help for all those who need it, says a new report published by the British Psychological Society.
Two recent announcements from NHS England have outlined new incentives and levers to assist with service transformation and drive improvement in CYP mental health services.
In October 2014, CYP IAPT Collaboratives were allocated funds by NHS England.
A lightning report from the Children’s Commissioner about access to CAMHS has highlighted some concerning issues.
Alex was asked to speak about the role of digital technology in collaborative and the recent hackathon for the Healthy London Partnership’s Mental health Awareness Week blog series.