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Ministry of Human Services’ response to the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate “16-year-old Sam serious injury”

Description

In 2013, a 16-year-old residing in care sustained a brain injury after attempting suicide. This youth, now a young adult, receives supports and services to meet his needs as a result of the injury, which affected his motor skills, mobility, speech and memory. This document presents the Ministry response to the OCYA recommendations regarding assessments, healthy relationships and attachment, and working with suicidal youth.

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Child intervention practices OCYA OCYA investigative reviews Office of the Child and Youth Advocate child intervention services children in care government responses investigative reviews suicidal youth

Title and publication information

Type
Report
Alternative Title

Response to the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate “16-year-old Sam serious injury”

Alternative Title

16 year old Sam. Sixteen year old Sam

Alternative Title

Response to OCYA "16-year-old Sam serious injury"

Extent

4 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Creator
Human Services
Publisher

Human Services

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2015-12-01

Date Added

2016-02-12T17:29:24.823660

Date Modified

2015-12-01

Date Issued

2015-12-01

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Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Human Services Communications