07 May 2019
The BPS has established an Expert Reference Group to deliver on the chosen policy priority of the mental health of children and young people.
Following the Senate’s decision to choose the priority for 2019, the first meeting of the ERG has now been held, bringing together experts from a wide variety of fields, including clinical and educational psychology, counsellors, teachers and researchers.
Their four key objectives are:
Sarb Bajwa, chief executive of the BPS said:
“The Senate process gave us a clear sense of direction on what matters most to our members and the formation of the Expert Reference Group on the mental health of children and young people harnesses the expertise of our members to make a real impact on this vital issue.”