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Formal meeting (oral evidence session): Children and Families Act 2014

Children and Families Act 2014 Committee
Children and Families Act 2014

Monday 18 July 2022

Start times: 3.00pm (private) 3.15pm (public)


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Lords to examine mental health support for children and young people 

The Committee will explore the difficulties faced by children and young people in obtaining mental health support through CAMHS

Meeting details

At 3.00pm: Private discussion
Inquiry Children and Families Act 2014
At 3.15pm: Oral evidence
Inquiry Children and Families Act 2014
Associate Director at Centre for Mental Health & Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition
Chair at the Royal College of Psychiatrist’s Child and Adolescent Faculty
At 4.20pm: Private discussion
Inquiry Children and Families Act 2014

Likely question topics include: 

  • The current state of CAMHS and how to improve outcomes 
  • The impact of the pandemic on the mental health of children and young people  
  • Prevention and early intervention for young people’s mental health  
  • Mental health problems facing children and young people in care and/ or those who have been adopted or left care under a special guardianship 
  • Consideration of the mental health of children and young people in policy making 
  • What a successful mental health system for children and young people would look like  

Further Information

Location

Virtual Meeting