This guide has been written to help families understand and cope
with the Care and Treatment Reviews process.
The guide not only focusses on the period before, during and
after a CTR, but also covers related topics to help you understand
the complicated process. It is based on NHS England guidance, as
updated in March 2017, and has been developed with the help of some
very dedicated parents with a wealth of lived experience.
The information has been arranged to support families at any
stage in the CTR process. It begins at the point before a crisis
has developed, takes you through assessment and treatment, and ends
with discharge and beyond. Tools and references have been included
so that you can dip in and out as required. Links to further
resources at the end will help you carry out further research as