Below are our latest public statements and publications. You can search our full range of briefings, responses to government consultations, press releases, photos and other information, by using the categories on the right.
If we are serious about preventing suicide in children and young people we would prioritise their mental health and wellbeing7 June 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey's Huffington Post blog about the importance of promoting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing in order to prevent suicide. Click here to read the blog.
As a Nation, We Have a Short-Sighted Approach to Children’s Mental Health12 April 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey's Huffington Post blog about the importance of a whole systems approach to supporting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing. Click here to read the blog .
Developing a New Vision to Improve Mental Healthcare Provision for Children and Young People11 March 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey’s Huffington Post blog about the new Values Based Child and Adolescent Mental Health System Commission. Click here to read the blog .
Turning Good Will Into Action: Now Is the Time to Deliver on Children and Young People’s Mental Health21 February 2016,
Read Prof Dame Sue Bailey’s Huffington Post blog welcoming The Mental Health Taskforce report, but also raising some concerns. Click here to read the blog .
Overlooked and Forgotten: a review of how well children and young people's mental health is being prioritised in the current commissioning landscape1 October 2014,
This report, which is based on a review of joint strategic needs assessments (JSNAs) and joint health and wellbeing strategies (JHWS) found that local areas are not prioritising children and young people's mental health needs. The key findings were: 2 in 3 Joint Strategic Needs Assessments (JSNAs)...
Resilience and Results: easy print version4 April 2014,
This document is aimed at schools to help them understand the importance of supporting pupils' mental health and wellbeing, and what they can do within schools. Click here to download Resilience and Results easy print version Download Resilience and Results easy print version .
What Health and Wellbeing Boards can do to Help Children and Young People with Mental Health Problems14 November 2012,
This document gives some guidance to Health and Wellbeing Boards about what they can do to help support the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people in their local area. Click on this link to download the report. HWBBs.pdf Download HWBBs.pdf
Resilience and Results: how to improve the emotional and mental wellbeing of children and young people in your school9 June 2012,
This document was produced to help schools understand the importance of supporting their pupils' emotional and mental wellbeing; what they can do within schools, and how they can work in partnership with other local agencies and commission additional support. Download Resilience and Results