F1001D responds to Ofsted report on rise in neglect and abuse of babies during COVID-19
As a member of the First 1001 Days Movement, the ACP are supporting the statement made in response to Ofsted report on rise in neglect and abuse of babies during COVID-19.
Joint Statement on the Future of Public Health England - Giving Every Child the Best Start in Life
The Government is currently preparing options to restructure Public Health England (PHE). As experts in the early years, we are particularly concerned with the crucial support that PHE provides for... More
Government is at risk of failing babies and parents during the coronavirus pandemic
NSPCC and a coalition of early years charities, including the ACP, warn government they're at risk of failing a generation of babies born during the coronavirus pandemic.
Slime: Why is it good for you?
ACP member, Claire Hopkins discusses the benefits of slime. Claire suggests that sensory objects can create calm moments that enable children to feel less overwhelmed.
My Name is Kabir
ACP member Jane Elfer discusses how child psychotherapists can offer psychological support to children with cancer and their parents, in this moving account
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 adolescent... 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.