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CAMHS Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)


The purpose of this SOP is to ensure that:

  • The delivery of services by child and CAMHS teams is carried out in a consistent and transparent manner in Ireland.
  • The care and treatment offered reflects the identified clinical needs of the child.
  • The children and young people who access treatment programmes for similar clinical presentations will receive a level of clinical care that is consistent across all CAMHS.
  • Clear direction and information is provided for CAMHS teams and other partner services about CAMHS provision.

 Scope of the SOP:

  •  This SOP applies to all staff engaged in delivering CAMHS in or on behalf of the HSE in both community and in-patient settings.
  • The SOP is available to partner agencies, stakeholders, service users and their families.

CAMHS Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)

Downloadable Poster - Review of the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Standard Operating Procedure