Senedd Cymru scrutiny of the Bill
The Bill was introduced on the 25th March 2019, and agreed by the Assembly on the 28th January 2020. The College gave written evidence to the Children, Young People & Education Committee.
- Written evidence from RCPsych Wales (PDF)
- Details of scrutiny from the Children, Young People & Education Committee
- Report of the Children, Young People & Education Committee (PDF)
Detail of legislation
The Act became law on the 20th March 2020.
In 2018, Dr Jacinta Tan was commissioned to undertake an independent review of eating disorder services in Wales. Further details and Published Report.
Early warning signs that someone may have an eating disorder have been revealed in a large-scale data study conducted by Swansea University researchers. Here you'll find further detail on the study.
Senedd Cymru's Children, Young People and Education Committee undertook an inquiry on improving the emotional and mental health of children and young people in Wales: 'Mind over Matter'.