Advice for Parents and Carers: Talking Mental Health with young people at primary school

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This leaflet provides simple advice and guidance to parents and carers about how to make conversations about their child's feelings part of everyday conversation. 

This leaflet which was created alongside the Talking Mental Health Animation & Toolkit, features an introduction from our Patron, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge who supported the "You're never too young to talk mental health campaign stating the campaign's resources "demonstrate how we can help children express their feelings, respond appropriately, and prevent small problems from snowballing into bigger ones."

Download the "You're never too young to talk mental health: tips for talking for parents and carers" booklet.

Please contact schoolsinmind@annafreud.org if you wish to order hard copies for your school or local authority.

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