This publication is produced by NHS Education for Scotland (NES) and presents information on the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) workforce staff in post and staff vacancies as at 30 September 2019.
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) provide essential assessment, care and treatment of children and young people (and their parents/carers) who are experiencing serious mental health problems. They also have an important role in supporting the mental health capability of the wider network of children’s services. The delivery of good quality CAMHS services depends upon adequate numbers of staff being recruited and retained across NHSScotland.
The next release of this publication will be 3 March 2020.