London and South East CYP IAPT Learning Collaboration
The London and South East CYP-IAPT Learning Collaborative is a collaboration between the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, Tavistock and Portman, UCL and KCL Universities and over 50 providers and commissioners of children and young peoples mental health services across NHS, Local Authority and Voluntary sectors working in London and the South East of England.
It’s one of five Learning Collaboratives across England that are part of the CYP IAPT country-wide transformation programme.
The collaborative is hosted by AFC, directly connected to the CAMHS team at NHSE, and receives funding from NHS England and Health Education England.
The collaborative seeks to improve services through better evidence based practice, better collaborative practice, authentic participation and better use of feedback and clinical outcomes across all services. Members of the collaborative get access to;
- Whole team and individual training (including Postgraduate Trainings offered by UCL/KCL and AFC in Diploma in Children and Young People's IAPT Therapy and Certificate in Children and Young People's IAPT Management), which are improved and augmented iteratively based on members feedback
- Consultation for service leaders, supervisors and practitioners;
- Best practice, implementation and service improvement workshops
- In-put to local commissioners on transformation planning and implementation.