Children and young people aged 10 -18 in school will now be offered more timely and appropriate support for their mental and emotional wellbeing. Ensuring that the right support is given at the right time in non-emergency situations.
This work is being led by a new multidisciplinary team, known as the Healthier Minds Team. Membership of the new multidisciplinary team includes personnel from CAMHS, Children 1st, Educational Psychology, Social Work, RAMH and School Nursing. Youth Counselling will be accessed via the Healthier Minds Team. The team will provide 1-1 and group work support that is needs led, facilitate the establishment of peer support networks and provide support and build capacity within schools.
Healthier Minds Screening Hub:
A new multiagency hub has been created to assess referrals from education. The Hub will assess the referral of children or young people and allocate the most appropriate support based on their needs.
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