This document is one of a series that summaries key findings from the fourth sweep of the survey, It persents key findings from the Growing up in Scotland report, maternal mental health & its impact on child behaviour & development.
This document is one of a series that summarises key findings from the fourth sweep of the survey, It represents key findings from the Growing up in Scotland study, children's social, emotional & behavioural charactoristics at entry to primary school.
This report investigates the extent and nature of social, emotional and behavioural difficulties among Scottish school children around the age they enter primary one, and shows which children are most likely to have these difficulties. It further examines the extent to which earlier behavioural difficulties are predictive of later difficulties.
This report investigates health inequalities in the early years in terms of risk factors and outcomes. It also examines which factors correlate with the avoidance of negative early health outcomes among families from disadvantaged backgrounds.
This document reports how many mothers in Scotland experience poor mental health in the first four years of their child’s life, as well as the characteristics of these women. It further shows the impacts of maternal mental health on child development and behaviour.
This reports looks at how many children experience persistent poverty and which children are most likely to be persistently poor. It also examines the outcomes of children from persistently poor families.
Secondary analysis of data from "Growing up in Scotland"
LFASS Explanatory Notes and Addendum
Notes for Guidance on Single Farm Payment Scheme
A partial Regulatory Impact Assessment for proposals on new legislation on self-directed support.
publicity leaflet for WFRS
Newsletter of the Chief Scientist Office providing information on relevant activities and initiatives relating to health and NHS research
This document contains the results of the annual census of independent schools in Scotland. The results relate to September 2009.
Statistical bulletin, Racist Incidents Recorded by the Police in Scotland, 2004-05 to 2008-09
Analysis from the annual care home census 2009.
A Consultation on Tobacco Draft Regulations
Guidance on handling allegations against foster carers
Consultation on draft guidance for practitioners working with children and young people to consider what local policy and procedures are required to effectively support those engaged in under-age sexual activity, in particular where there might be a child protection concern. The guidance reflects the principles set out by the Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2009.