12th February, 2016

The NUT believes that teachers should be allowed to exercise their professional judgement in how best to support the children they teach.Teachers should be able to establish the capabilities and... More

9th February, 2016

 A new season of programming on BBC One exploring mental health issues begins on Monday (15 February).In The Mind will include stories of life and death, hope and scientific discovery to... More

9th February, 2016

Children's charity Place2Be has launched its second Children's Mental Health Week (8-14 February) with a special video message from its royal patron and new research revealing the need... More

4th February, 2016

ACP Chair Heather Stewart has issued a public response in support for this year's Time to Talk Day - a national initiative aimed at getting everyone talking together on one day about... More

4th February, 2016

Never before has it been so important to talk - and keep talking - about mental health issues and how it affects us, our families, work and relationships.The ACP is supporting this year's... More

3rd February, 2016

Anne Longfield's speech to the National Policing of Children and Young People conference in January of this year raised important issues about the rights and policing of children.She describes... More

27th January, 2016

Nearly all health professionals believe there are not enough mental health services for children who have suffered sexual abuse, an NSPCC survey has revealed.The NSPCC surveyed 1,256 people in the UK... More

22nd January, 2016

A new generation of high-flying mentors will be created to help struggling teenagers fulfil their potential and improve their life chances, according to the  Prime Minister David Cameron... More

19th January, 2016

The ACP has submitted a comprehensive response to an independent review of children's residential care being headed up by Sir Martin Narey.The 'root-and-branch' review is looking at... More

14th January, 2016

The ACP is questioning whether extra funding announced for new and expectant mums with poor mental health will help provide appropriate and timely treatment for those women... More


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