News & Blog
Building Live: Bonding with your Baby
To accompany our most recent Child in Mind Podcast Bonding With Your Baby, Tessa Baradon examines how parents can create the kind of bonds that best nurture a baby’s development.
Celebrating our Champions this Volunteers’ Week
Today marks the start of Volunteers’ Week, an annual event during which we celebrate the difference that our volunteers make to the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families’ ...
Clinical Assistant - Toddler Group Services
We would like to share with you the information on upcoming assistant posts within the Parent-Toddler Groups.
Our Heads Together year
Heads Together, the mental health campaign spearheaded by Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry of which we are a charity partner, celebrates its firs...
Debating Mental Health: Anna Freud Young Champions put debating skills to use at Facebook HQ
The following news update is written by Jummy, a Young Champion at the Anna Freud National Centre, who shares her experiences of completing the London Debating Mental Health programme wi...
Anna Freud National Centre Champions create a sense of community
Recently, Anna Freud National Centre Parent and Young Champions came together with residents of England's Lane Hostel to celebrate a creative project which has transformed an unused room...
Mentalization-Based Treatment for Children: a time-limited approach
We are delighted to announce the publication of a new book about time-limited Mentalization-Based Treatment (MBT) with children. This book is the first comprehensive clinical i...
Mental Health Awareness Week: how do you balance clinical guidelines with what young people want from their treatment?
‘Surviving or Thriving’ is the theme of this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week. Led by the Mental Health Foundation, we at the Centre are supporting by sharing our own research and res...
Marathon in Mind
The following is written by Rosa Town, marathon runner and Research Assistant at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families.