Under-5s with mental health issues slipping through the net

Disturbing evidence that under-5s are not being monitored for mental well-being by statutory services has been highlighted by the Health and Sport Committee in its report published today. The committee’s inquiry into child and adolescent mental health and well-being evaluated mental-health services for these groups in Scotland. The committee was very concerned about the extent of problems provoked by recent changes to the health-visiting profession. For more information see the news release

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