New NHS survey reveals declining state of mental health services for children and young people

From on 12th December, 2017

 The Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP), The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP), The British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) and the UK Council for... More

My daughter is hurt at being rejected by the girl she called her best friend

From Guardian on 8th December, 2017

 Advice from ACP member Dr Sarah Sutton

Resources and investment for children's mental health, discussed in parliament

From on 4th December, 2017

Lisa Cameron Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Mental Health) asked the Secretary of State for Health last week, what steps his Department is taking to ensure adequate investment in early intervention ... More

The ACP's first Real Conversations about What Works Now Conference is a big success

From on 4th November, 2017

Real Conversations about What Works Now - the ACP conference on Adolescent Depression took place in Birmingham last month, with a full attendance from mental health professionals including... More

ACP's conference on adolescent depression is a big success

From on 4th November, 2017

This was the ACP’s first Real Conversations .......conference, which focused on adolescent depression. It saw the coming together of child psychotherapists and a wide range of other... More

Crisis in Mental Health Care for young people

From Guardian on 24th October, 2017

ACP member, Peter Wilson, responds to report about inadequate mental health services for children and young people

Trial on Improving Inter-Generational Attachment for Children Undergoing Behaviour problems (TIGA-CUB), has been published

From on 13th October, 2017

The protocol article for TIGA-CUB (Trial on Improving Inter-Generational Attachment for Children Undergoing Behaviour problems) has been published in Trials ... More

The Dark Underworld of Instagram's Mental Health Memes

From Artefact on 9th October, 2017

According to a survey of 1,500 people, conducted by RSPH and the Young Health Movement Instagram is the social network deemed the most detrimental to the mental health and well-being of young adults... More

ACP hosts conference on working with depression in young people

From on 5th October, 2017

The ACP is hosting an event on Adolescent Depression - Friday October 6 in Birmingham. The event is open to Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists as well as multi-disciplinary clinicians,... More

My young daughter constantly misses her grandparents

From Guardian on 22nd September, 2017

Advice from ACP member Milly Jenkins


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