Children

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.

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Children’s mental health and wellbeing in rural, remote and isolated areas
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How can we ensure that schools, colleges and universities are nurturing environments which promote their wellbeing?
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Behavioural problems are the most common form of child mental health difficulty, and can put children at risk of a lifetime of disadvantage
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Key stats and facts about children and young people's mental health in one handy fact sheet.
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Children face an average 10-year wait between experiencing symptoms and receiving help.
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The mental health findings of the Millennium Cohort study of 11-year-olds across the UK.
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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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A wide range of interventions improve children's mental health but also lead to substantial economic benefits.
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Investing in children's mental health services will bring a lifetime of benefits to young people, their families, communities and the economy as a whole.
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