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In Depth

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Complete communicator

Neil Puffett meets Anna Feuchtwang, chief executive of the National Children's Bureau.

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Ousted DCS defends record

"Arcane" technology and lack of support are behind slow progress in Somerset, says Peter Lewis.

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Front of Mind

Increased political profile and a new care framework offer a chance to improve children's mental health services. Louise Hunt examines the prospects and looks at the innovative work of local projects.

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Sector divided over merits of mandatory abuse reporting

Recent high-profile child abuse cases have led to a growing support for mandatory reporting of abuse allegations. But some experts believe such moves could have unintended consequences that could harm the child protection system.

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Skills for the Job: Foetal alcohol spectrum disorders

Alcohol consumed during pregnancy can affect a child's development and cause disorders that require patient support.

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