This session is an introduction to professional, legal and ethical issues concerning young people and their health.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and explores the principle of children and young people as experts on their own lives. It looks at the benefits of and barriers to active participation and how to apply and support participation in practice.
This session addresses the experience of having a long-term condition and disability during adolescence.
This session is aimed at a specialist audience: trainee and practising counsellors. It covers the value and challenges of research evidence; the different methods of research inquiry and their strengths and limitations; and the evidence base for counselling with young people and children.
This session is aimed at more experienced/specialist users and describes the nature and role of the clinical formulation, within the process of clinical assessment and management of mental health problems in children and young people attending CAMHS.
This session provides an overview of the assessment and management of self-harm in respect of young people who present to the service. It provides guidance on the role of primary care, emergency departments and hospital services. It is based on current guidelines and best practices and informed by a number of key publications by Royal Colleges and NICE. This session follows on from Session 'Introduction to Self-Harm', which helps to align attitudes and beliefs for healthcare professionals.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and focuses on identifying the causes, symptoms and likely consequences of troublesome and antisocial behaviours in children and young people. A number of assessment and interventions strategies are explored including an action plan and referral.
This session is aimed at more experienced users. The aim of the CYP IAPT programme is to improve both the effectiveness of treatment and the experiences of children, young people and parents working with CAMHS.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and describes the key areas covered when assessing children and young people’s mental health.
This session is aimed at a universal audience and allows for the development of further understanding of the management of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It also focuses on some of the related problems and difficulties experienced by children and young people with a diagnosis of ASD.