Anxiety disorders

  • The World is constantly changing for young people

    This year the focus for World Mental Health Day is ‘Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World’. We often forget that young people are at a stage of their lives when significant change is a common occurrence to them.

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  • Assessment & diagnosis in CYP with neuro problems – slides London

    Slides for the event ‘Assessment and diagnosis in children with neurodevelopmental problems’ will be available for download as and when they are supplied.

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  • ‘Supporting young people after Manchester arena incident’ Maryam Arbabi

    Maryam Arbabi, from 42nd Street Project, talk sharing follow-up of the excellent work ongoing in Greater Manchester following the traumatic Manchester Arena event. ACAMH members can now receive a CPD certificate for watching this recorded lecture.

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  • JCPP Editorial - What is depression?

    JCPP Editorial: Volume 59, Issue 08, August 2018

    “Sweet nothings – the value of negative findings for scientific progress” by A.J. (Tineke) Oldehinkel

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  • Can this app help autistic people with anxiety?

    Available on the Apple App Store today, Molehill Mountain is the first evidence-led smartphone app aiming to help autistic adults understand and self-manage their own anxiety. The app has been developed by UK research charity Autistica and researchers at King’s College London with input from autistic people. 

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  • Just one of the challenges for paediatricians

    Before getting involved with ACAMH Max said he was wary of joining a “talking shop” but saw immediately that the organisation was active in engaging the broader mental health community.

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  • A happy accident

    Arriving early to an ACAMH Conference set Dr Mark Lovell off on an ever expanding journey with the Association.

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  • Anxiety disorders

    Anxiety disorders in children and young people are common and can have a significant impact on mental health and well-being. Anxiety disorders can affect family, school and social life, leisure activities and educational achievement and they often occur alongside other mental health problems.

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  • Gender Identity Development – An Introduction

    This all-day conference is equivalent to 5 CPD learning hours and is aimed at professionals working in mental health or pastoral roles/teams who are supporting gender diverse young people. The day will provide attendees with an overview of the presentation of gender identity issues in adolescents along with possible treatment pathways. It will also give […]

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    Day Conference
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  • Gendered Intelligence – helping young trans people

    Guest blog from Dr Jay Stewart MBE, CEO and Co-founder of Gendered Intelligence. Gendered Intelligence specialises in supporting young trans and gender questioning people between the ages of 8 and 30.

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