Is your child hearing voices? Do you need to know where to get help and what to do next? YoungMinds is here to support you.
We've put together information about hearing voices, especially for parents and carers, with lots of links to organisations who can help. We're also here to listen. If you want to talk to someone in confidence about your worries, you can contact the YoungMinds Parents' Helpline for free. You can call, email or chat to us online – whatever suits you best.
About hearing voices
Hearing voices is not necessarily a sign of mental illness. It can be related to stress or traumatic events.
If your child tells you they are hearing voices, it is very important to try and react calmly, even if you are worried.