Mental health

I.M. Milligan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


    Young people in secure care are some of the most troubled and troublesome young
    people in the country. This chapter provides a mental health perspective on care
    practice in secure settings. The key points include: a discussion of the nature of
    mental health, prevalence of mental health disorders, available services, stigma,
    and care practice.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSecure in the Knowledge: Perspectives on Practice in Secure Accommodation
    PublisherUniversity of Strathclyde
    Number of pages7
    ISBN (Print)190074323X
    Publication statusPublished - 2005


    • residential child care
    • mental health
    • secure accomodation

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