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LD CAMHS Inpatient Report

LD CAMHS Inpatient Report

Friday, November 10, 2017

ISBN: 9781788514255

A report recommending improvements to respond better to the needs of children and young people with Learning Disability (LD) and/or autism

Executive Summary

This report looks in detail at children and young people with learning disabilities, an area which has extremely high rates of mental health issues and behavioural difficulties. It contains several key recommendations the main one being a bespoke national learning disability child and adolescent mental health inpatient unit, with 9 beds, located in Scotland.