'parents' blog posts:
28 Jul 2015
Need expert advice from the YoungMinds Parents’ Helpline?
Summer is the prime time to call. Ring us on 0808 802 5544 Monday-Friday between 9:30am-4pm.
28 Jul 2015
Should young people have right to delete “embarrassing social media”?
Under-18s may soon have access to erase distressing social media pasts.
27 Jul 2015
Widespread cuts in children and young people’s mental health services
Analysis released today by YoungMinds, the leading children and young people’s mental health charity, has revealed that millions of pounds have been cut from children and young people’s mental health services in the last year.
20 Jul 2015
Headteachers say children’s mental health is most worrying concern
Survey of 1,180 headteachers reveals children's mental health is a growing problem.
17 Jul 2015
Care leavers are being abandoned and left 'in chaos’, watchdog finds
NAO report finds that support for care leavers has deteriorated seven years straight.
16 Jul 2015
Will mindfulness classes in school cut mental health risks?
Trial of school lessons to include 'mindfulness training' from late 2016.
12 Jul 2015
Two mental health films premiere at BFI
Two films co-created by young people to be screened at BFI.
10 Jul 2015
Watch our HeadMeds "How To" video premiere
Watch the premiere of our 60-second HeadMeds: How To Use The Website film!
8 Jul 2015
Raise vital funds for YoungMinds!
Will you help us to improve the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people by fundraising for us?
4 Jul 2015
‘Exam factories’ contributing to mental health problems - report
NUT research shows harmful impact of current accountability measures in schools.