Summer PIE 2018

On 31st Aug, young people descended on the Centre at Maresfield Gardens for the Young People’s Summer Participation Involvement Event (aka PIE!) The event is devised, designed and delivered by the CYP IAPT Young Advisors. This third edition of the annual event was preceded by a survey sent out to young people directly and via […]

Vacancy: CYP-CWP Clinical Practice Tutor

Hours: 364 hours across the contract duration, to include 24 days teaching (on Fridays in term time). Salary: £38,000 to £49,000 per annum FTE depending on experience, plus 6% contributory pension scheme The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families supports distressed children and their families through innovative therapeutic practice, research, training, and promoting mental […]

Community Conversations

Beth Ingram, a former AFNCCF Young Champion has recently launched a YouTube channel ‘Community Conversations’ which offers a space to share good practice, learning and insight and offers dialogue around topics such as young people, mental health, lived experience, shared decision-making and community values. Click here to see her latest video discussing the meaning and […]

Data Implementation Group (July 2018)

The last Data Implementation Group was on 16th July at The LIFT, and included fantastic presentations from Emily Wentzel on the Kent Integrated Dataset – an extraordinary achievement, from Joanne Hillier on the thoughtful and strategic approach to using experience and outcome data taken by HERE (the Brighton and Hove Wellbeing Service) and from Michael […]

Data Implementation Group

Our implementation group for all things data took place on 19th March. Delegates were treated to Kate Dalzell from CORC describing their process for establishing outcomes frameworks across systems accompanied by case studies of their work from across the country, and Rebecca Wheatcroft exploring how experience and outcome data has effectively been implemented in Greenwich […]

Haringey CAMHS MURAL : The Brighten It Up Group

Following feedback from service-users on CAMHS whiteboards about wanting to see more decoration and colour in the CAMHS waiting rooms, a waiting room development project was set up. Three young people who use our CAMHS service met on a fortnightly basis with two clinicians to develop and create a mural in the CAMHS, St Ann’s […]

Assitants’ Shared Learning Group

The shared learning group for Assistants met yesterday on the 22nd of June. The group heard from Assistant Psychologists Jessica Rees and Emily Ventre who led a fun, interactive session on the CYP IAPT principle of Accountability. They first introduced the concept of accountability, talked about the use and perception of outcomes in different services […]

CORC Director Miranda Wolpert explains the meaning of the key metrics used in the CORC analysis of CYP IAPT data. Click here to listen to the audio explanations. The CORC report on Outcomes and Experience from Child and Young People’s Mental Health Services (2011 – 2015) summarises the key findings in terms of reliable change […]

Module Lead – CYP IAPT Autism & Learning Disabilities

 Job Description Title Module Lead – CYP IAPT Autism & Learning Disabilities Reporting to Programme Director for CYP IAPT Therapist Course Employer Anna Freud Centre Salary £37,000 to £50,000 FTE per annum, plus 6% contributory pension scheme Location 12 Maresfield Gardens, London NW3 5SU and 1st Floor, Jordan House, 47 Brunswick Place, London N1 6EB. […]