Recently published reviews

Cases of Adolescent Neglect

In 2021, our Practice Review Group  agreed that an analysis of learning from cases of adolescent neglect should be undertaken following cases where this is a common theme.

View learning from cases of adolescent neglect briefing paper
(DOCX, 955.0 KB)

Suicide in children and young people - thematic review

In Autumn 2018, we made the decision to undertake a thematic review of teenage suicides to discuss ideas, thoughts and research strategies following a rise in the number of adolescent suicides in Kent.

View thematic review summary (PDF, 282.4 KB)

To support the thematic review summary, we have produced a short briefing paper summarising the findings and lessons from the review.

View thematic review briefing paper (PDF, 681.0 KB)

Published Serious Case Reviews

Child H

In June 2019, the Child H Serious Case Review was published. The case considers learning relating to issues such as information sharing and male victims of domestic violence.

View Child H serious case review report (PDF, 475.6 KB)

To support the Child H report, we have produced a briefing paper summarising the findings and lessons from the review.

View Child H serious case review report (PDF, 173.0 KB)

Child I

In January 2020, the Child I Serious Case Review was published. The case considers learning relating to issues such as the use of child sexual abuse pathways and responding to the mental health needs of young people.

View Child I serious case review report (PDF, 407.1 KB)

Child N

In November 2019, the Child N Serious Case Review was published. The case considers learning relating to issues such as domestic abuse and coercive control.

View Child N serious case review report (PDF, 387.4 KB)