Emergency Care of the Child (Mental Health)



To enable recognition and appropriate response to paediatric mental health emergencies

Learning Outcomes

Participant will:

  • Identify a range of mental health issues that young people can present with in an emergency situation
  • The skills required in conducting an effective risk assessment for the young person in the community at risk of suicide and/or self-harm
  • The elements of effective assessment and safety planning of young people who may be at risk of suicide and/or self-harm



Staff from general emergency care setting


Participatory learning



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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