The initial CAMHS
review stated that children and young people thought that services were not accessible or child-centred.
Colleagues in CAMHS
audited cases open to their services and were able to identify many adoptive families who were not known to children's services.
Members of the trust's council were told this week that the CAMHS
team was in crisis, with a high sickness level compounding the problem.
Others involved in the pilot and new care pathway include the CAMHS
consultant nurse, adult primary mental health specialist, social services team lead, team leads and specialist health visitor from the Sure Start children's centre, and midwifery service manager.
Many of the issues we identify at clinic would not meet the threshold for CAMHS
support and there are often long delays in providing a service for those who do.
The Welsh Government said it was aware of the increase in demand and said that was in part to changes made in 2012 to CAMHS
has been seen as a domain of CAMHS
nurses (interview participant).
Thirty children and young people had received therapeutic support and 20 were known to the local CAMHS
The intention is to award 2 contracts SCC aims to award one for Targeted (Tier 2) CAMHS
NHS GWCCG aim to award 1 contract for Specialist (Tier 3) CAMHS
Parents, especially in north Kirklees, whose children are suspected as having autism have hit out after being told the CAMHS
has stopped doing assessments.
It said that services were lacking resources and that teams are unable to deliver the level of care and support that they want to, due to a lack of recognition by Health Boards of the importance of CAMHS
He spent a lot of time with CAMHS
(the South Liverpool Children and Adolescent Mental Health service) and then, when he was 16, his case was passed to the 16-18 Mental Health team.