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72% of children in care have behavioural or emotional problems - these are some of the most vulnerable people in our society.
There is a growing body of outcome research from the UK and abroad demonstrating the efficacy of child and adolescent psychotherapy.
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.
More information to follow.
A mother contacted the Guardian Weekend,... More
Heather Stewart, Chair of the Association of Child Psychotherapists, met with James Morris, MP and Parliamentary Private Secretary to Jeremy Hunt... More
The NICE children’s attachment quality standard (QS133) was published on the NICE website yesterday.
Despite the collective efforts of schools, social workers and hospitals, children and parents speak of reduced child mental health services,... More
ACP member, Katie Argent, writes for the Guardian about children who suffer from severe emotional difficulties.
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..