19th of June

Guardian – Study links mental illness with killing Statistician urges child protection professionals to recognise patterns found in violent child deaths


Dinesh Bhugra, professor of mental health at the Institute of Psychiatry and former president of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, says: “Every time I see a new patient I do a child risk assessment, and it is right to do so. My experience is that in this country we are becoming more risk averse.”

 

See the full article on the Guardian site