This best practices report examines consumer, professional, and research perspectives regarding ways to engage parents in the provision of children’s mental health services. Each of the three perspectives is considered; practices identified by each perspective are compared and contrasted with the other two perspectives, and current best practices are identified. Finally, recommendations for potential improvements are made.
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