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Talking Treatment Endings
Ahead of the final two roundtable discussions in Bristol and Leeds, AFNCCF Policy and Programme Officer, Lauren Garland tells us her experience traversing the nation, Talking Treatment E...
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...
5 Marie-Curie-funded PhD positions at the Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkbeck College
Building Resilience for children in low and middle income countries
Earlier this month, the Evidence Based Practice Unit based at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families and University College London hosted a one-day workshop titled ‘Bui...
Talking endings with children and young people
Last week, a group of physical and mental health professionals gathered at the Anna Freud National Centre to share practice across their respective health care settings.
How can emerging evidence improve prevention, care and treatment of children who have been affected by maltreatment?
On Friday, 2nd December the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families hosted an international “Child Maltreatment: New Frontiers in Research & Practice” conference at the ...
Child Attachment and Psychological Therapies Research Unit launched
We’re delighted to announce the launch of ChAPTRe, a new research unit, co-directed by Dr. Nick Midgley and Professor Pasco Fearon. It has been developed as a partnership between the Ann...
Child mental health research: so what?
The Evidence Based Practice Unit (EBPU) and Child Outcomes Research Consortium (CORC) have joined forces to produce an innovative new seminar series, aiming to bridge the gap between evi...
We’re starting the first research study into MBT as an intervention for children in foster care
We are pleased to announce a new research study which aims to test the effectiveness of an adaptation of Mentalization-Based Treatment (MBT) for children in foster care and their carers.