Connecting the Brain to the Rest of the Body: Early Childhood
Development and Lifelong Health
Crucial paper from Harvard Center for the Developing Child for policymakers, leaders & workers in health, justice, education & social care on the need to develop systems that take the profound human & economic cost of childhood adversity seriously, moving upstream to address the sources of these problems in early childhood.
A national charity campaigning for policies and services that support vital early relationships, & supporting specialised parent-infant relationship teams across the UK.
A valuable website with lots of resources for understanding what children need & what helps them develop
A leading neuroscientist explains the science of the art of psychotherapy
Information & resources for anyone working with children or young people, or for parents worried about their children’s behaviour, emotional problems and mental health
A fascinating animation about the nature of the interrelation between the two hemispheres of the brain
Effective support for creative organisational development, including children’s services, especially at times of change
A group of internationally renowned infancy researchers who study how change happens in normal development & apply it to the way psychotherapy works
Internationally recognised leader in the field of mental health
Anna Freud Centre
International study centre offering training courses & conferences on the mental health of children and young people
The professional association for child psychotherapy in the UK, including a Find a Therapist link