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The child psychiatrist as consultant to schools and colleges

Simon G. Gowers and Sian Thomas

in New Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print February 2012 | ISBN: 9780199696758
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191743221 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199696758.003.0240
The child psychiatrist as consultant to schools and colleges

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As participation in education is almost universally compulsory for children, schools are in a unique position to offer prevention and identification of child mental health problems. Effective practice requires good liaison with CAMHS. There are a number of obstacles to effective working but recent times have seen a number of examples of good practice and policies to support these.

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Subjects: Psychiatry

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