'camhs' blog posts:
15 Apr 2013
Camden CAMHS launches name change competition
Camden Council launches competition to find new name for CAMHS after residents found the existing name stigmatizing.
11 Mar 2013
YM survey: Two thirds of councils cut CAMHS services
Freedom of Information request finds two thirds of councils have cut CAMHS budgets since 2010.
8 Nov 2012
Young people survey on CAMHS feedback
YoungMinds are seeking the views of young people on providing information about their CAMHS experience.
25 Apr 2012
Transitions: Across the Bridge
West Midlands Regional VIK Support Worker Marcia Harvey looks at the Bridge Project, a study of young people's transitions from child and adolescent mental health services to adult mental health services in the West Midlands.
20 Mar 2012
Getting young people's voice heard
Erin Wright, our VIK London Regional Support Worker, is working with Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust to get young people's voice heard in Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services.
23 Feb 2012
Implementing the Mental Health Strategy
YoungMinds Paula Lavis looks at how the Department of Health, The Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition and the Afiya Trust brought together 'key implementers' of the mental health strategy.
15 Feb 2012
Making sure Looked After Young People have Looked After Mental Health
13 Feb 2012
"I'm not like Tracy Beaker"
YoungMinds' Charlotte Levene looks at the stigma surrounding mental health with Looked After Young People
10 Feb 2012
The campaign to protect CAMHS continues
As part of our continuing campaign to protect children and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) YoungMinds has written to all council leaders in England urging them to protect CAMHS budgets.
25 Jan 2012
Stories of change: from paperwork to participation
How a staff nurse at a CAHMS inpatient unit in Yorkshire created more dialogue between young people and staff.