Children and Mental Health
Barnardos. (2008). Children and Mental Health. https://knowledge.barnardos.ie/handle/20.500.13085/667
For children and young people experiencing a mental health illness can affect all aspects of their future development, therefore, prevention and early intervention is the key to stemming the long term effects. Child and adolescent disorders encompass a broad range of disorders from psychosis, depression and eating disorders, through anxiety and attachment disorders to autism and pervasive developmental disorders.