Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) MSc Welcome Pack

​Welcome to MSc Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) 2022.

Our Child and Adolescent Mental Health MSc is a interdisciplinary course which will develop your understanding of child development and mental health difficulties experienced by children and adolescents. The course provides a critical platform to explore the diverse and lived experiences of children, young people and their families. You will use your developed theory and experience to explore the socio-cultural context through which children and young people experience distress. You will develop your critical-thinking skills, in addition to more practical skills useful for working with families from diverse backgrounds.

This course is taught by practitioners and academics from various backgrounds, including but not limited to: mental health, education, counselling, therapeutic work, speech and language-offering a diverse range of perspectives.

Your Programme Leader

Lauren McAllister, Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Dr Lauren McAllister

PhD, MSc, BSc, CPsychol, FHEA | Senior Lecturer in Psychology | MSc CAMH Programme Lead

Welcome and Induction Sessions

You are invited to join the Welcome and Induction sessions for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) MSc . Please find information below.


  • Access to a laptop

Welcome video

Watch the below video for an introduction and welcome for the Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMH) MSc.

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