Time to Change
Videos and ideas for how to talk to your child about mental health
Little Parachutes provides a unique and simple way to search for picture books that address situations and issues that young children experience.
These popular and well-regarded leaflets cover children’s emotional development from birth to adulthood. They were written by experienced child and adolescent psychotherapists for the Child Psychotherapy Trust (CPT).
Preventing Abuse: Keeping Children Safe
NSPCC advice on keeping children safe e.g. online and social networking accounts, relationships
Zero to Three: Early Development and Well-Being
A collection of American resources to help understand child development from zero to three years and ways to support this development.
Cry-sis offers support for families with excessively crying, sleepless and demanding babies.
British Institute of Learning Disabilities – We want people with learning disabilities to be valued equally, participate fully in their communities and be treated with dignity and respect.
ERIC is a national charity that supports children with continence problems and
campaigns for better childhood continence
We equip young people, parents and professionals with the skills to tackle bullying and safeguarding issues across the UK.
The National Autistic Society
The NAS is a British charity for people with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD), including autism and Asperger syndrome. The purpose of the organisation is to improve the lives of people with autism in the United Kingdom
Ideas, tips and apps to download to help with the challenges of childhood feeding
Books for under 5s
Relax Kids: Aladdin’s Magic Carpet– 4 Dec 2003 By Marneta Viegas
Books for 6-12 year olds
What to Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety by Dawn Huebner (Author), Bonnie Matthews (Illustrator)
What to Do When You Dread Your Bed: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Problems with Sleep by Dawn Huebner (Author), Bonnie Matthews (Illustrator)
What to Do When Your Temper Flares: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Problems with Anger by Dawn Huebner (Author), Bonnie Matthews (Illustrator)
The Huge Bag of Worries by Virginia Ironside
Relax Kids: The Magic Box– 28 Mar 2014 by Marneta Viegas
Relax Kids: The Wishing Star– 20 Jan 2005 by Marneta Viegas
Overcoming Your Child’s Fears and Worries: A Self-help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioural Techniques (Overcoming Books) by Cathy Creswell, Lucy Willets
Overcoming Your Child’s Shyness and Social Anxiety (Overcoming Books) by Lucy Willets, Cathy Creswell
Books for teens
Stuff That Sucks: Accepting what you can’t change and committing to what you can by Ben Sedley
The Anxiety Survivial Guide for Teens by Jennifer Shannon
Tips for children with communication difficulties