Faisal speaks about Children and Mental Health Services

Yesterday I spoke in a Westminster Hall debate on Children and Mental Health services. On average, children and young people must visit their GP three times before they get a referral for a specialist mental health assessment. They have to wait more than six months for treatment to start. Not

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Warrington Guardian Column | Mental Illness

Mental illness does not discriminate – it can affect anyone regardless of gender, age or ethnicity. One in four adults and one in eight 5 to 19-year olds experience mental illness. Those are stark statistics. Whether brought on by pressure in the workplace, money worries, family

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