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There is a growing body of outcome research from the UK and abroad demonstrating the efficacy of child and adolescent psychotherapy.
72% of children in care have behavioural or emotional problems - these are some of the most vulnerable people in our society.
Members of the Association of Child Psychotherapists are committed to engaging with the complex emotional lives of children and families.
We are working to raise awareness of the importance of children and young people's mental health and increase access for children and families to child and adolescent psychotherapy services.
On 13th December 2016, the Children and Social Work Bill was discussed in Parliament.
Theresa May has unveiled her vision for a shared society and argues for child mental health to be prioritised.
The eldest of four children of a single mother, contacted the Guardian... More
The ACP was represented at an event for teachers, researchers and parents, campaigning to change the way children are assessed in schools.
New research from New Zealand says that people who 'cost' the state a lot in services as adults are already identifiable as toddlers, see: ... More
The Association of Child Psychotherapists, established in 1949, is the professional organisation for child psychotherapists in the UK.
Find a therapist in your area that speaks your language or is a specialist in a particular field of child psychotherapy.
Registered members listed here, are those who are eligible and available to work in private practice. Please note this is not a full list of members..