Taking part in the study involves taking part in two remote focus groups on Microsoft Teams over two days, lasting half a day each. There will be a £15 voucher reimbursement for your participation!
University College London are working in collaboration with colleagues from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust and University of Cambridge to explore whether it is possible to link information from different services and organisations to identify children and young people at risk of developing mental health problems. Using data like this can have a huge potential to change lives for the better, but it is also incredibly important that information is only used in ways that are acceptable to the people concerned.
As a result, four focus group discussions will take place to explore what young people, their families and members of the public think about data being used in this way. All participants need to be over 18 years of age and have experience (direct or indirect)