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The Emotion Regulation in Children (ERiC) study: Anna Freud Centre awarded funding from The Kavli Trust to evaluate a mentalization-based treatment for children
A research team led by Professor Nick Midgley, Co-Director of the Child Attachment and Psychological Therapies Research Unit (ChAPTRe) at The Anna Freud Centre, has been awarded over 9.1...
Anna Freud Centre’s ‘world-leading’ research, according to the Research Excellence Framework
The impact of UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences and the Anna Freud Centre’s research on the wider world have been recognised in the Research Excellence Framework 2021.
New mental health resources for FE colleges
Today, the Anna Freud Centre has released free mental health resources developed specifically for staff working in Further Education (FE) colleges, to support their students.
Largest ever UK study announced to evaluate support for foster carers and children in their care
Today, the Anna Freud Centre announces the Reflective Fostering Study, the largest ever UK study to evaluate the impact of a foster carer support programme. This study is now recruiting ...
Innovate UK to fund MeeToo and the Anna Freud Centre to develop and evaluate digital peer support as a scalable solution in wake of the coronavirus pandemic
The Anna Freud Centre and MeeToo have been jointly awarded £300,000 from Innovate UK, the UK's innovation agency, to develop and evaluate a peer support app for young people that provide...
New project to understand and improve the wellbeing of school pupils in Greater Manchester
Experts from The University of Manchester are set to work with leaders from Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and all of the city-region’s secondary schools on a major new pro...
New Emerging Evidence series explores the impact of coronavirus on young people’s mental health
The Evidence Based Practice Unit and the Child Outcomes Research Consortium launch a new series of rapid reviews.
#SelfcareSummer launched to support investigation into lifestyle changes to alleviate depression and anxiety
Today the Anna Freud Centre launches the first ever #SelfcareSummer to encourage more young people to take part in activities to promote their mental health and wellbeing over August.
We're moving in to our new home
We are now in the process of moving into our new Anna Freud Centre, for children and young people’s mental health. This is the culmination of years of fundraising, project...