Improving the mental health and well-being of young people in care


Aims and Objectives: Looked after children and young people have consistently been found to have much higher rates of mental health difficulties than the general population, with almost half of them meeting the criteria for... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Nikki Luke (Rees Centre, University of Oxford)

Topic Areas

Mental health of children and young people in care , Program evaluation and quality in child welfare


SYM17 » Supporting physical and mental health of young people in care: Messages from research and practice (16:30 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala Principal)