Tag Archives: SDQ

Why you should refuse the SDQ as part of the “B4 School Check.”

The “B4 School Check” is an interview process that is meant to identify any issues a child may have before they begin school. The interview is done through a family’s usual GP, and includes forms that are filled out by … Continue reading

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Stealthy and Unhealthy Mental Health Screening? NZ’s B4 School Check. Part Two: Public Perception of Stigma and Mental Health.

[Edit: My views on this have since changed in some regards, please see the post here for clarification.] This is a continuation from the previous post, looking at the controversies surrounding the use of the SDQ in New Zealand’s “B4 … Continue reading

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