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BBC focus on The Family School
On Tuesday BBC1 broadcasted their feature documentary Back to School with Mum and Dad which focused on the work and experiences of the ground-breaking Family School in North London.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the 'mental health marathon' marking a new movement for mental health
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry and thousands of runners in headbands helped make yesterday’s Virgin Money London Marathon the first ever ‘mental health marathon’ with...
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry show 'it's OK to say' in latest film for Heads Together
A new film featuring The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry has been released today as part of the Heads Together campaign's #oktosay series.
Take Time to Talk
February 2nd marks this year’s National Time to Talk Day run by Time to Change which aims to change the way we think and act about mental health. The theme of the day is conversations ch...
Dean Stott is on mission: to break the world record for cycling through the Americas. And he’s doing it to raise money for mental health.
As a soldier with the UK Special Forces unit, he pushed himself to the limit executing the most harrowing of missions. But he describes the 14,000 mile trip, as ‘the biggest challe...
HRH the Duchess of Cambridge visiting the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families
We’re delighted to announce that the Her Royal Highness (HRH) Duchess of Cambridge is visiting the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families on Thursday this week. HRH w...
Inside children's minds
Dr Sheila Redfern, Consultant Clinical Psychologist at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families, was interviewed by ITV’s This Morning about Pixar’s new film Inside Out.
CAMHSweb: A new tool for helping young people manage their mental health problems
The Evidence Based Practice Unit’s CAMHSweb platform gives children and young people an opportunity to explore their feelings, set goals and measure their progress during mental health t...
Emotional problems in schoolgirls rose dramatically over past 5 years
Emotional problems in girls aged 11-13 in England increased by 55% between 2009 and 2014, finds new research from our Evidence Based Practice Unit (EBPU). On average, this means that a m...