SAACAPAP is an Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, open to anyone who works with children: paediatricians, psychologists, social workers, OTs, speech therapists, educationists etc. who are striving to improve the mental health of children and adolescents, encouraging research in child and adolescent mental health and providing contact between other professionals, who work with children and adolescents.
SAACAPAP's statement on the Use of Rating Scales in the diagnosis of ADHD in Children and Adolescents: Click Here
Coronavirus Covid-19 Update
During this period of crisis there is an increasing amount of information available relating to coronavirus and COVID-19. In a socially responsive effort to provide credible, relevant and useful information a list of resources, articles and websites are provided below.
They are broadly compiled into 3 groupings:
1) Managing mental health
2) Children, adolescents and parenting
3) Credible updated information sources.
As this is an on-going and fluid situation we will adapt and update the list as necessary.
CLICK HERE to view detailed information