CAMHS liaison: supporting care in general paediatric settings.

  title={CAMHS liaison: supporting care in general paediatric settings.},
  author={Emily Strauss Watson},
  journal={Paediatric nursing},
  volume={18 1},
Increasing numbers of children and young people with mental health problems are being cared for in general paediatric settings, presenting a challenge to nurses who do not have mental health nursing qualification and experience. A survey of nurses in a children's hospital identified their concerns and attitudes to caring for this client group. On-call nursing support was felt by almost all nurses (87 per cent, n=90) to be the most beneficial aspect of a liaison service, followed by teaching (84… CONTINUE READING