Recruit to Train 2020 – Applications for Services now open

We are offering children & young people mental health services or partnerships within the former CYP IAPT programme the opportunity to make applications for Recruit to Train posts as part of the Health Education England (HEE) initiative to fund new workforce capacity for delivering evidence-based interventions. The staff recruited into these posts will Increase capacity […]

Educational Mental Health Practitioner 2019 – Applications OPEN – How to apply

PG Diploma Educational Mental Health Practitioner This programme is a shared initiative between the Department of Education and Department of Health and supports the government’s priority to increase access of mental health and wellbeing support for children and young people. The new Education Mental Health Practitioner (EMHP) role is an exciting opportunity to deliver evidence-based […]

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 […]

On My Mind – New Youth Website

Our new youth website On My Mind is available to access online. Please share with whoever you feel would be interested. On My Mind has been launched to help young people have more engagement in mental health support and to give them a greater say in the treatment they receive and the outcomes they desire. We have published a news […]

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 […]