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How to manage your mental health during the continuing coronavirus restrictions
One of our Young Champions gives some advice on how to keep managing your mental health during the continuing coronavirus restrictions this winter.
Have yourself a mentally healthy Christmas
One of our Parent Champions gives some tips on how to manage the Christmas season during the coronavirus pandemic.
Statement from the Anna Freud Centre on the gender clinic judicial review
Precious foundations: The first 5 years of a child's life
Our Chief Executive, Professor Peter Fonagy, has written this blog in response to The Royal Foundation's new findings of the biggest ever UK study on the early years of childhood.
HRH The Duchess of Cambridge unveils biggest ever UK study on early years
Our Patron The Duchess of Cambridge has unveiled the findings of the biggest ever UK study on the early years, in a milestone moment for her work on the importance of early childhood in ...
5 Steps: Understanding mental health need in schools
The 5 Steps framework, recently launched by the Anna Freud Centre, calls for change in how schools and colleges support the mental health of their pupils and staff. The second step, ‘Und...
New animation of the THRIVE Framework for system change
The National i-THRIVE Programme Team are excited to formally launch the THRIVE Framework animation. The animation was co-produced with the support of the Young Champions at the Anna Freu...
Is it OK for new parents to have difficult thoughts?
One of our Parent Champions reflects on having difficult thoughts as a new parent, and appeals for more openness about these experiences if we are to fully support parents.
5 Steps: Leadership for mental health in schools
The 5 Steps framework, just launched by the Anna Freud Centre, calls for change in the way schools and colleges support the mental health of their pupils and staff. This change requires ...