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Investing in children's mental health

A review of evidence on the costs and benefits of increased service provision

Investing in children's mental health examines the costs and the benefits of a range of interventions to prevent or treat some of the most common mental health conditions that affect children and young people.

These interventions for conduct disorder, anxiety, depression and ADHD improve children's mental health and have economic benefits.  

03 February 2015
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Review of Sections 135 and 136 of the Mental Health Act

The views of professionals, service users and carers on the codes of practice and legislation

Our Review of Sections 135 and 136 finds that for many people being detained by the police was a frightening experience. The use of Section 135 powers in a person's home was especially traumatic for those who had experienced it. The report concludes that the use of police powers under the Mental Health Act has to change.  

18 December 2014
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