Talking Self-harm with Parents

 Kate and Marijke, our CAMHS Speakers    Thank you for supporting this event – our third session for parents on adolescent mental health and the second we’ve had on self-harm. I’m going to hand over to the experts from CAMHS in just a few minutes but I wanted to begin by providing some context for their presentation.  Continue reading “Talking Self-harm with Parents”

There’s a mental health crisis. What’s your school doing about it?

‘I’d rather die than eat this with you.’ A missile fired across the tea-table by my eldest daughter. I will not describe in any detail the depths to which she sank or the battering her body endured during that deadly two year campaign. Simply, It was a hideous time. She may be recovering now, tentatively,Continue reading “There’s a mental health crisis. What’s your school doing about it?”