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Coronavirus: Be responsible. Be safe

Health information and advice to stop the spread of coronavirus

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)


What you can do while you wait for your CAMHS appointment

Advice from CAMHS professionals for looking after your mental health while you wait for your first appointment.

Your first appointment

Find out more about:

  • what happens at your first appointment or meeting
  • how long it takes
  • how the team welcome you into the service

Your care plan

Team members explain:

  • what an individual care plan is
  • how it's created
  • why a care plan is useful

When you leave CAMHS

Find out about what happens when you come to the end of CAMHS and how the team helps you towards the next steps with discharge planning and/or transfer planning.

page last reviewed: 19/10/2018
next review due: 19/10/2021

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