Peter Limbrick writes: Lean and Colucci have given us a master class in thoroughness – thoroughness that is essential for all interagency collaboration. Planning for effective school-based mental health services requires governance and vision at state (or provincial or regional) and district levels
"...the practitioner does not automatically know best...the service user has views that must be heard and ...the person being helped carries both rights and responsibilities to be an active participant"
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'It is practically orientated, answering many of the questions posed by families, carers and members of the interdisciplinary team involved with the children'
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Horizontal Teamwork in a Vertical World
Interagency collaboration and people empowerment
By Peter Limbrick
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The new HELP ME GROW Social and Emotional Milestones documents provide an overview of a young child's typical social and emotional development by age.
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The HELP ME GROW family of resources is full of activities and tips for caregivers to support social and emotional development
Horizontal Teamwork in a Vertical World: Exploring interagency collaboration and people empowerment
By Peter Limbrick
Published by Interconnections, March 2012. Paperback, 124 pages.
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The use of alcohol and drugs in pregnancy is known to affect the developing foetus and can cause long-term difficulties. Many of these children will need long-term substitute care
According to the Merck Manuals Online Medical Library, "About 90 per cent of pregnant women take prescription or non-pre