Free play and children’s mental health, Dr David Whitebread

27 October, 2017
Categories: News

The growing crisis in children’s mental health in the UK is widely recognised. Data from children’s charities, including Childline and the UK National Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children, have shown substantial and worrying increases in demand for their support, with Childline reporting a 36% increase from 2013 to 2016 in calls from children seeking help for serious mental health issues.  Full article for interest