30th April, 2015

A new mental health taskforce has been announced by NHS England which will develop a five-year national strategy for mental health covering all age groups and which is due to be published in the... More

29th April, 2015

The Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP) welcomes the latest update to national guidelines for treating children and young people with depression which will impact significantly on the... More

23rd April, 2015

This month the ACP has contributed its expert opinion to three articles in both the trade and national press.In the latest issue of Children and Young People Now (31 March - 13 April) the ACP is... More

21st April, 2015

More schoolgirls face emotional problems now than they did five years ago, according to a new English study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health.The research carried out by the Evidence... More

9th April, 2015

ACP members can now book their place on this year's conference which takes place on 26-28 June at the University of Bath.Entitled States of Terror: Working with Hatred, Violence and Trauma Today... More

9th April, 2015

Cuts to CAMHS have been identified as a major factor in the rise in mental health problems among pupils over the last two years, according to a new survey by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers... More

26th March, 2015

The government has announced a new wave of multi-million pound funding for groups offering mental health support to children and young people.It is believed the organisations will receive around... More

17th March, 2015

ACP welcomes Taskforce report but calls for a halt on 'service redesigns' in CAMHS in the wake of crippling cuts to senior postsResponding to the publication today (17 March) of the... More

17th March, 2015

The Government has announced a new five-year plan to completely overhaul mental health services for children and young people following the findings of a dedicated taskforce to review... More

12th March, 2015

The Times, in partnership with charity YoungMinds, has today launched a new manifesto calling for a revolution in young people's mental health services.Jointly produced with Professor Tanya Byron... More


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