Top Tips

We Can Talk worked with young people with experience of presenting to hospital due to their mental health to develop some helpful tips for hospital staff when supporting the emotional and mental health needs of young people aged 25 and under.

Help me understand why I’m here

Let me know I’m in the right place and make me feel welcome

Explain what to expect and keep me informed

Ask me about risk

Help me to feel safe

Keep me busy

Talk to me

Breaking confidentiality

Encourage me to stay

Talk to me about going home

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