CA3 Guidelines for the assessment and management of psychiatric emergency in young people under 18 years
All clinical staff
This is a clinical guideline covering the management of mental health emergencies in young people under 18 years in CWP catchment. It covers self harm pathways, and emergency responses to young people who present at A&E departments, including assessments under the mental health Act.
Author and contact number
Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist - 01244-397555
Policy dates & history
01 January 2016
Patient Safety and Effectiveness Sub Committee