Screen time and children's mental health: what does the evidence say?9 July 2018, Victoria Zamperoni
The debate about the time children spend in front of screens has been fierce lately. But what does the evidence say? Victoria Zamperoni looks at both sides of the argument.
Preventing mental health problems in children is more important than ever28 June 2018, Jane Caro
Our new Head of Families, Children and Young People Jane Caro talks about the work we're doing in this area and how important it is to ensuring good mental health in all children.
Father's Day: a focus on young fathers and mental health13 June 2018, Katrina Jenkins
As we approach Father's Day, Katrina Jenkins looks at some of the issues involved in the mental health of young fathers and the specific challenges they face.
Becoming a parent is hard work7 March 2018, Katrina Jenkins
Becoming a parent is hard work. So is becoming an adult. Doing both at the same time? That’s double the challenge and it’s the challenge that young parents face.
Time to take action on the scandalous state of our children’s mental health19 December 2017, Stuart Hill
The scale of the problem around children's mental health is seriously concerning, and change is taking too long, says Stuart Hill.
Reflections on the children and young people’s mental health Green Paper8 December 2017,
Millie Macdonald reflects on the government's Green Paper on children and young people's mental health.
Video interaction guidance: using video feedback to support new parents under stress24 October 2017,
Freya Corfield looks at using video feedback as a strength based, empowering way to support parents - many of whom may not access support such as parenting groups.
Mental health policy: three key issues from the past 12 months5 October 2017,
Policy intern Hannah Lewis picks out three key issues in mental health from her time with us.
Motherhood, friendship and mental health: Tips from those in the know4 August 2017, Rachael Hood
Rachael Hood chats to four new mums about the importance of friendship for their mental health.
Supporting couple relationships for better infant mental health15 June 2017,
Camilla Rosan discusses the importance of good couple relationships in helping infants develop with good mental health outcomes.