What's the story of Children and Young People's IAPT so far?

Children and Young People’s IAPT is all about improving and changing mental health services (CAMHS – Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services), to make them better for children and young people. 

IAPT stands for Improving Access to Psychological Therapies, which basically means making sure more people get proper help with their mental health and emotional wellbeing when they need it.

CAMHs stands for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.

Learn more about CAMHS in our Guide to Mental Health Services here: it includes:

  • Who’s who in CAMHS
  • CAMHS glossary (words that are often used in CAMHS)