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RCPCH issues child protection companion

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Heath has issued its Child Protection Companion.

It is a big file that is available on their website. It is a helpful step forwards as it works towards some certainty as to what particular symptoms mean.

There remains a failure to recognise the problems that arise from false allegations. I think there is a need to distinguish between situations which have certainty and those which are more vague.