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Child mental health: Parents to have more say on care

Parents of children with mental health problems in England are to get more say in how their child is cared for after a survey suggested major problems.

Long delays and poor communication were mentioned by a majority of parents who took part in the study for NHS England.

The health service says it will work with mental health charities to improve services.

Michael Buchanan reports.

  • 19 Feb 2015
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