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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit HeadStart project in Mental Health Awareness Week
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today visited The Way Youth Zone project in Wolverhampton, which supports children and young people with their men...
Life after relapse
For Mental Health Awareness Week, one of our Young Champions talks about experiencing a setback in her mental health after a temporary improvement – also known as relapse. But, she argue...
Anna Freud Centre a charity beneficiary for DrumathonLIVE 2021
The Anna Freud Centre and the UK Trauma Council, which is hosted and supported by the Centre, are two of the beneficiaries for the fundraising efforts of DrumathonLIVE 2021.
The impact of mental health misconceptions
For Mental Health Awareness Week, one of our Young Champions writes on the stereotypes and misconceptions about mental health issues – and how this can further impact people’s mental hea...
Leading experts appeal for an understanding of childhood traumatic bereavement during and beyond the pandemic
Today, the UK Trauma Council (UKTC) and three child bereavement charities appeal for more awareness of traumatic bereavement, particularly in the context of the coronavirus pandemic.
5 Steps: Working together
The 5 Steps framework, launched by the Anna Freud Centre, calls for change in how schools and colleges support the mental health and wellbeing of their pupils and staff. ‘Working to...
Anna Freud Centre wins national training contract
West London NHS Trust, in partnership with the Anna Freud Centre and University College London, has been awarded the contract to deliver the National Hub for the Knowledge and Understand...
Anna Freud Centre statement on the safety of women and girls
The Anna Freud Centre has issued the following statement in response to recent events.
School students call for mental health education in the classroom
A new report published by the Anna Freud Centre today finds that 93% of over 3,000 young people surveyed in the UK want mental health to be brought into the classroom, and for conversati...