'children's mental health' blog posts:
13 Dec 2013
Parents Helpline Christmas Appeal
YoungMinds is asking for your support this Christmas so that we can help the 850,000 children in the UK suffering from a mental health disorder.
21 Nov 2013
Big Lottery launches HeadStart programme
Sixty per cent of children and young people say they feel sad or anxious at least once a week, according to a YouGov survey of more than 700 young people.
19 Nov 2013
Children with mental health problems are missing education
Local authorities are not aware of how much education some vulnerable pupils, including young people with mental health problems, are receiving, according to a report by Ofsted.
14 Nov 2013
GPs anxious about youth mental health
GPs often feel anxious working with young people with mental health problems, according to research by the University of Sunderland.
12 Nov 2013
Same Old … YM report on offending and mental health
Ahead of our launch of Same Old … Enquiry into the provision of mental health services for 16-25 year olds and the relationship to offending behaviour on December 10th, chief executive Sarah Brennan talks about why the discussion needs to be reignited.
10 Oct 2013
The State of Young People's Mental Health in 2013
To coincide with World Mental Health Day, guest blogger, young person and professional Kat Cormack looks at the state of young people's mental health in 2013 and examines access to treatment, perception of people with mental health issues and stigma.
10 Oct 2013
Young people's mental health in 2013: The facts
Guest blogger Paula Lavis examines the state of children and young people's mental health in 2013 taking into considering the latest available data - or lack of it.
9 Oct 2013
How has youth engagement developed over the years?
On the run up to World Mental Health Day, guest blogger Carrie talks about her experience of youth engagement and how far services have come in terms of participation.
9 Oct 2013
Supporting your child through a mental health problem
Claire Usiskin from YoungMinds' Parents Helpline explains how parents can support their child through a mental health problem.
8 Oct 2013
Supporting a child with autism: a parent's view
Parent and guest blogger Kate talks about supporting her son who has autism and gives advice to other parents who may find themselves in a similar situation.