Government green paper on mental health support for children & young people

///Government green paper on mental health support for children & young people

Children & mental healthThe government has published proposals to improve mental health support for children and young people in England, and is asking people for their feedback on measures including:

  • Ecouraging every school and college to have a ‘designated senior mental health lead’
  • Setting up mental health support teams working with schools, to give children and young people earlier access to services
  • Piloting a 4-week waiting time for NHS children and young people’s mental health services
  • A new working group to look at mental health support for 16 to 25-year-olds
  • A report by the Chief Medical Officer on the impact that technology has on children and young people’s mental health, to be produced in 2018.

The consultation runs until 2 March 2018.

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2018-02-09T14:16:00+00:00 8th February 2018 |

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