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The head of Scotland Yard has thrown her weight behind the idea that knife crime should be treated as a public health crisis rather than purely a crime.
Speaking to the London assembly, Cressida Dick argued that persistent levels of knife-related violence required a preventative program to help reduce the number of deaths and injuries from attacks.
A proposed change to Working Together guidance which would see social workers not having to consult managers on certain assessment decisions is “vehemently opposed” by practitioners, a consultation response has said.
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The Adverse Childhood Experiences evidence base–a wake up call to radically redesign Children’s Mental Health Services.
A psychologist working in Specialist Children’s Mental Health Services (SCAMHS) writes...
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