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Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

Supports and roles

Support for parents and carers

Find out what support is available for parents/guardians/carers when your child is attending the service. Team members also offer advice for when your child is attending the service.

The difference between cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioural therapy (DBT)

The differences and similarities between cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioural therapy (DBT). How they can help treat moderate to severe mental health difficulties.

The difference between a psychiatrist and a psychologist

Psychiatrists and psychologists explain the differences and similarities of their roles. They talk about areas of work and how they work together in a CAMHS team.

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

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