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Interventions to improve the mental health and well-being of children and young people

Public Health England’s guidance focuses on the importance of promoting young people’s mental well-being
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Public Health England’s guidance focuses on the importance of promoting young people’s mental well-being

Essential information

With 50% of mental health problems being established by the age of 14, and 75% by the age of 24, promoting, protecting and improving the mental health and well-being of children and young people are of critical importance, according to Public Health England (PHE) . Government policies, research and data highlight the scale of the need, as well as opportunities to respond in transforming mental health services.

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