Evidence Based Practice Unit (EBPU)

  • For young people and their families we:

    • Provide resources to help young people and their families make choices about different forms of support
    • Undertake cutting-edge research into what supports mental wellbeing for young people
    • Publish material relevant to young people and their families through our publishing arm (CAMHSPress)

  • For professionals we:

    • Work collaboratively to explore different ways of improving the help that they offer
    • Provide online and published resources and training
    • Evaluate a broad range of services to support suggestions for improvement
    • Publish regularly in international peer-reviewed academic journals to advance knowledge in supporting youth mental wellbeing.

  • For commissioners and policy makers we:

    • Offer advice and suggestions for service standards and policy objectives
    • Provide frameworks for performance management and outcome monitoring