Think child, think parent, think family: a guide to parental mental health and child welfare

Putting it into practice

This section was written by Hannah Roscoe, Shirley Ewart-Boyle and Hugh Constant

Whole-family approaches can apply to a range of services and service users.

This implementation resource looks at how the five English local authority areas and the five Northern Irish health and social care trusts went about implementing the recommendations of Think Child, Think Parent, Think Family.  It is based on quarterly self-reports from each of the sites, which SCIE staff then used to complete quarterly updates.  In addition, notes from individual and collective site meetings were used to inform resource, as was a reflective log maintained by SCIE staff involved in the implementation.

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