The ACP joins over 40 leading mental health, family and children’s charities and professional bodies to call on national and local decision makers to give urgent attention to the wellbeing of babies, toddlers and their parents during the COVID-19 crisis
CHARITIES CALL ON GOVERNMENT TO TAKE URGENT ACTION TO KEEP BABIES SAFE Today, over 40 leading mental health, family and children’s charities and professional bodies are calling on national... More
Guidance for psychological professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic
Important guidance has been issued jointly by the Psychological Professions Network and the professional bodies representing the 12 psychological professions working in the NHS. This includes the... More
Coronavirus: Children could face more mental health problems amid lengthy school closures, experts warn
ACP member, Alison Roy, discusses the risks to children’s mental health during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Missing means love: Advice for coping with Mother’s Day after losing your mum
ACP Member, Rachel Melville Thomas, talks about coping with Mother’s Day when you have lost your mum.
Should we tell my grandson his father is a drug addict?
ACP member Ryan Lowe discusses how to have an age appropriate conversation regarding family drug abuse.
Association of Child Psychotherapists Briefing for the House of Lords Short Debate 2nd March 2020:
Impact of treatment by unregulated and unregistered persons offering psychotherapy or counselling services upon the mental health and wellbeing of their clients.
My daughter can’t say no to her young children. How can I help?
ACP member Dr Alexandra de Rementeria explains the importance of boundaries within family settings.
Ask the Expert: How is our divorce likely to affect our children?
ACP member Rachel Melville-Thomas explains the impact of divorce and seperation on children of different ages in this article.
'Why it's OK I'm not seeing my family this Christmas'
ACP member, Rachel Melville-Thomas, was quoted in this BBC Newsbeat article about difficult family relationships.
Fifth of Calderdale NHS Mental Health Patients are Children
The ACP address the crisis in child and adolescent mental health services due to underfunding.