This document outlines the National Workforce Centre for Child Mental Health’s (NWC) strategy to support health, social and community professionals in identifying, assessing and supporting infants and children who are at risk of, or currently experiencing, mental health difficulties.
Other learning opportunities
Supporting staff to work with children and families with complex needsFamilies & carers | Younger persons mental health | 2019
Autism Spectrum Disorders and Comorbid Mental Health Conditions ManualYounger persons mental health | 2019
The Working with Young People with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Comorbid Mental Health Conditions manual was developed by the Orygen Youth Health ASD Interest group based on clinical experiences of working with this complex population.
Diagnosis in child mental health - Exploring the benefits, risks and alternativesYounger persons mental health | 2018
Service providers seldom have time to explore the debates, complexities and nuances surrounding the diagnosis of child mental health conditions. This CFCA paper is designed to encourage practitioners to critically reflect on the role that diagnosis plays in their work with children.