29th July, 2015

Widespread cuts in the last year from children and young people's mental health services has been unveiled following a Freedom of Information request from charity YoungMinds.The analysis released... More

29th July, 2015

Child and adolescent psychotherapist Ben Lloyd gave his expert opinion for the most recent Problem Solved column published online and in Saturday's Family section of the Guardian.The real life... More

22nd July, 2015

Regional media reports are today highlighting a £500,000 drop in spending on mental health services for children and young people in Cumbria.The North West Evening Mail is running a three-day... More

14th July, 2015

Pixar's new film Inside Out was the subject of an article in last weekend's Mail on Sunday which addressed concerns raised in parental forums over the depiction of its animated... More

14th July, 2015

In June and July the ACP contributed to two NICE consultations as part of its ongoing policy work. Last month Maggie Cohen responded to a draft scope consultation for a new NICE guideline on the... More

9th July, 2015

Young people should be allowed to stay in care until they reach the age of 25, the Children's Commissioner for England Anne Longfield announced yesterday.The call for support to be extended comes... More

9th July, 2015

Baby charity Tommy's has launched a new campaign this month to raise awareness of antenatal depression and anxiety which is believed to affect 1 in 10 pregnant women.With around 10 to 15 per... More

6th July, 2015

The first event in the ACP's new Talking Series, the brainchild of Media and Communications Lead Alison Roy, took place in London on 24 June.A group of adopted young people met... More

30th June, 2015

A new parenting app, which has been endorsed by a host of professional bodies and organisations including the Department of Health and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health,... More

29th June, 2015

The ACP's Training Council is extending the deadline for its survey of members about proposals to draft core competencies for child and adolescent psychotherapy.You can read the full... More


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