List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Statement 1. Children and young people who are referred to a specialist mental health service with a first episode of psychosis start assessment within 2 weeks.

Statement 2. Children and young people with a first episode of psychosis and their family members are offered family intervention.

Statement 3. Children and young people newly diagnosed with bipolar depression or a first episode of psychosis are offered a psychological intervention.

Statement 4. Parents and carers of children and young people newly diagnosed with bipolar disorder, psychosis or schizophrenia are given information about carer‑focused education and support.

Statement 5. Children and young people with bipolar disorder, psychosis or schizophrenia are given healthy lifestyle advice at diagnosis and at annual review.

Statement 6. Children and young people with bipolar disorder, psychosis or schizophrenia prescribed antipsychotic medication have their treatment monitored for side effects.

Statement 7 (developmental). Children and young people with bipolar disorder, psychosis or schizophrenia who are in crisis are offered home treatment if it is suitable.

Statement 8. Children and young people with bipolar disorder, psychosis and schizophrenia have arrangements for accessing education or employment‑related training included in their care plan.