Policy into practice: an experience of higher education link in child and adolescent psychiatry

Dwivedi, Kedar Nath; Dogra, Nisha; Sharma, Indira; Bretherton, Karen and Frake, Clay (2005) Policy into practice: an experience of higher education link in child and adolescent psychiatry. Journal of Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 1 (1). ISSN 0973-1342

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Abstract

Aim: The main aim of the Child and Adolescent Overseas Working Party has been to support the development of services in low-income countries through enhancing their training capacity. This is congruent with the British Council’s policy of Higher Education. Link: The paper shares an experience of translating such a policy into practice. Method: The experience of implementing a British Council Higher Education Link in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry between the two Universities in Varanasi and Leicester is shared. Implication: In spite of various difficulties, all parties concerned learnt some valuable lessons and found it to be a worthwhile venture

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Eduction Link, Child, Adolescent, Psychiatry, British Council
Subjects:Persons > Age Groups > Child
Behavioral Disciplines and Activities > Behavioral Sciences > Psychiatry
-Journal Repositories > Journal of Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Education > Teaching
Education > International Educational Exchange
Education > Education, Distance
Persons > Age Groups > Adolescent
ID Code:178
Deposited By:Journal of Indian Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Deposited On:04 July 2005

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