Children & families

1 in 5 children experience a mental health problem at some point during childhood, but many do not get effective, timely support. Take a look at how we're working to change this

Fact sheet: Children and young people's mental health

Key stats and facts about children and young people's mental health in one handy fact sheet.

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Child behavioural issues

Around 5% of children have conduct disorder. Parenting programmes are really effective at helping these families to improve their lives and futures.

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Investing in children's mental health

A wide range of interventions improve children's mental health but also lead to substantial economic benefits.

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Beyond behaviour: tackling restrictive interventions in schools

Kadra looks at the latest evidence behind exclusion, restraint and other restrictive interventions


Working together across nations for young people's mental health

Ollie from the Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition shares his insights from a conference bringing together practitioners from across the four home nations


Should mental health be taught in schools?

Teenager Alfie calls on schools to educate young people about their mental health