Topic Guides

Each Topic contains our Guide, upcoming Events, the latest Blogs, Journal Articles, Podcasts and other media. Whether you are new to the Topic or want to find the latest research, here is your starting point.

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    Attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

    ADHD is a behavioural disorder with three key aspects, inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. Our topic guide covers what we know already about diagnosis, treatment and management, what’s in the pipeline and useful resources.

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  • Anxiety disorders

    Anxiety Disorders: an introduction to causes, diagnosis, treatment and areas of uncertainty. From this topic guide, you can find the latest blogs, events, publications, videos and podcasts.

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  • Attachment

    Attachment: an introduction to attachment in infancy, childhood and adolescence. From this topic guide, you can find the latest blogs, events, publications, videos and podcasts.

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  • Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

    Autism Spectrum Disorder: an introduction to causes, diagnosis, treatment and areas of uncertainty. From this topic guide, you can find the latest blogs, events, publications, videos and podcasts.

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    CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)

    CAMHS: an introduction to Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in England, Scotland and Wales. From this topic guide, you can find the latest blogs, events, publications, videos and podcasts.

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  • Cognitive training

    An introduction to cognitive training approaches, including working memory training, Cognitive Bias Modification (CBM) and Attentional Bias Modification Treatment (ABMT).

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  • Depression

    Welcome to our Depression Guide, featuring our most recent events, blogs publications and other updates about depression.

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  • Developmental language disorders (DLD)

    Developmental Language Disorder

    Developmental language disorder (DLD) is diagnosed when a child’s language skills are persistently below the level expected for the child’s age. In DLD, language deficits occur in the absence of a known biomedical condition, such as autism spectrum disorder or Down syndrome, and interfere with the child’s ability to communicate effectively with other people.

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  • Eating disorders

    Eating disorders: an introduction to anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and other eating disorders. From this topic guide, you can find the latest blogs, events, publications, videos and podcasts.

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  • Intellectual Disabilities

    Intellectual Disabilities

    Author: Dr Mark Lovell, Consultant Child and Adolescent Intellectual Disability Psychiatrist, Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, ACAMH board lead for CPD and Training Acknowledgements: Thank you to Stavros Simitsis, Mary Busk and Dr Juliette Kennedy for assistance in the production of this topic guide. This topic guide has been created to describe […]

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