Children and young people
How to promote youth-friendly mental health and wellbeing services2 January 2015
Bringing together learning from the Right Here programme.
How to promote young people's wellbeing in primary care2 July 2014
Guide designed to help primary care practitioners develop practice that is young-person friendly.
A Parentâs Perspective11 June 2014, Guest Blogger
Christine Anderson, mum to 11 year old twins Christopher and Jessica, talks abotu the range of equipment and adaptations used by Christopher and the effect it's had her and her family's life
How to improve mental wellbeing in youth work practice2 June 2014
For youth organisations working with young people, to help to embed mental wellbeing improvement practices within the organisations.
The potential of digital in youth mental health services28 March 2014, Chris O'Sullivan
The collaborative, creative and social capital aspects of digital technology can be important in young people’s mental wellbeing and a unique project in Scotland is looking at ways it to include it in youth mental health activities.
Why does good mental health begin in infancy?
Babies who don't have a healthy bond with a parent is at much higher risk of developing mental health problems.
Parenting, child protection and the case of Daniel Pelka24 September 2013,
The tragic death of Daniel Pelka rests at the hands of no other than his mother and step-father
Getting young people Doc Ready12 September 2013, Guest Blogger
Ben Matthews, Head of Communications at FutureGov, describes the impact of the launch of new mental health app, Doc Ready.
Mindfull of young people's mental health29 July 2013,
Innovative mental health support services are on the increase, however more needs to be done to ensure young people can access help in whatever settings suit them best.
Trip to Eastbourne27 June 2013, Hanifa Islam
This week I worked with a school to try out a programme for young people to develop resilience and positive life coping skills.