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Mental health services turned down help for 50 000 young people in England last year, report estimates

BMJ 2017; 358 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j4317 (Published 19 September 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;358:j4317
  1. Zosia Kmietowicz
  1. The BMJ

Children and adolescents in England face barriers when seeking help for mental health problems, with access and waiting times for treatment varying across the country, a report by the think tank the Education Policy Institute has found.1 The institute sent freedom of information requests to all 67 providers of child and adolescent mental health …

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