Children and mental health law

The mental health legislation sometimes applies differently to children. [This page needs to be updated and improved.]

See also

Related Mental Health Act 2007 amendments:

External links

From DH website:

  • Improving access to child and adolescent mental health services - 4/8/09 - "This joint DH/DCSF guide states how the 18 weeks referral to treatment standard, (NHS Operating Framework for 2009/10) applies to non-emergency consultant-led CAMHS services and pathways. This guide does not set any new standards or targets. It shows how accessible low-wait CAMHS can be achieved and provides good practice examples."

From Dept for Children, Schools and Familes website:

The CSIP website is dead but the following documents were taken from there:

Links taken from CSIP website:




What links here: