Mental Health of Children and Young People in an Acute Setting



To raise awareness of mental health issues and concerns of children and young people in acute healthcare settings

Learning Outcomes


  • Explore what factors influence mental health difficulties in children and young people
  • Discuss what helps children and their families to cope with mental health concerns
  • Explain the purpose of CAMHS and what their role is
  • Identify effective communication skills that can be used when dealing with challenging situations
  • Illustrate how to look after our own mental health wellbeing in the workplace



Children’s Nurses


Lecture / groupwork / video / discussion



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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