WE ARE THE NHS: People Plan 2020/21 - action for us all
The NHS People Plan for 2020/2021 has now been published. The Plan includes confirmation that HEE is increasing the number of training places for clinical psychology and child and... More
Children returning to school during lockdown
ACP member, Rachel Melville-Thomas discusses how children may be feeling on their return to school. This discussion was aired on Heart East on the 1st of June 2020.
WEBINAR - ONLINE TECHNOLOGY AND THE PROVISION OF MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
CEO of the Association of Child Psychotherapists Dr Nick Waggett has recorded a webinar in which he discusses what we can learn from the experience of remote and online working during the COVID... More
Toddler's development negatively affected by social distancing, says Tiny Talk group leader
ACP member, Rachel Melville Thomas talks about toddlers' development during lockdown.
First 1001 Days Movement - Open Letter to the Prime Minister
Over 130 charities and professional bodies have come together to write an open letter to Boris Johnson calling for a clear cross-government strategy for improving outcomes for all children,... More
Increase of 25% for key training in psychological care announced
Health Education England (HEE) is delighted to announce plans to expand the number of training places for NHS Clinical Psychologists and Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists, from September... More
'My 11-year-old is having panic attacks': how lockdown has affected children's mental health
ACP member, Ryan Lowe, talks about the nationwide lockdown has affected childrens mental health.
I struggle with handwashing. Will my son inherit my OCD?
ACP member, Graham Music, discusses OCD with The Guardian.
The Guardian view on declining happiness: it’s not all bad news
The Association of Child Psychotherapists was mentioned in this article by the Guardian as an example of an organisation creating new initiatives during the lockdown. The new initiative is the... More
Growing concerns about mental health in UK
ACP member Rajni Sharma discusses the effects of lockdown on childrens' mental health with Al Jazeera