Links

General Child and Family mental health Organizations :

Counselling Services

Parenting - Advice and Support in Hertfordshire

Books

  • 123 Magic
  • Raising Boys Stephen Biddulph
  • You tube: eHoweducation - search parenting
  • You Tube for many other behaviour management clips.

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Books

  • Breaking Free from OCD: A CBT Guide for Young People and their Families
  • Overcoming Your Child’s Fears and Worries- a guide for parents in using CBT techniques
  • What To Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck - A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming OCD

Anxiety and depression

Books

  • What To Do When You Worry Too Much – a Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety
  • A Huge Bag of Worries - a story for younger children.

Autism

Books

  • The Complete Guide to Aspergers Syndrome Tony Attwood
  • The Essential Difference Simon Baron Cohen
  • The Autistic Spectrum Lorna Wing
  • Autism A very short introduction Uta Frith
  • Asperger Syndrome and difficult moments Myles and Southwick
  • Asperger Syndrome and Anxiety Nick Dubin
  • Parenting a child with Asperger Syndrome Brenda Boyd
  • Freaks Geeks and Asperger Syndrome Luke Jackson
  • All Cats Have Aspergers
  • The Red Beast - Controlling Anger in Children with Aspergers Syndrome By KI Al-Ghani
  • Who moved My Cheese for Teens (about adjusting to change)
  • Who Moved My Cheese for Adults (about adjusting to change)

ADHD

Books

  • All Dogs Have ADHD
  • The ADHD Autism Connection Diane Kennedy

Eating disorders

Books

  • Help Your Child Beat an Eating Disorder
  • Skills-based learning for caring for a loved one with an eating disorder: The New Maudsley Method
  • Hunger for understanding: A workbook for Helping Young People to Understand and overcome Anorexia Nervosa
  • Carbs and Cals
  • Who moved My Cheese for Teens (about adjusting to change not specific to eating disorders)
  • Who Moved My Cheese for Adults (about adjusting to change not specific to eating disorders)

Bullying

Book

  • Bullying in School – Ken Rigby

Self-injury

Drugs and alcohol

Bereavement

Education

Helplines

  • Parentline 0808 800 2222
  • www.selfinjurysupport.org.uk Text: 0780 047 2908
  • NHS Mental Health 01438 843322
  • Childline 0800 1111
  • Samaritans 08457 909090
  • Frank 0300 123 6600 drug and alchohol advice and support

Self help

Books

  • Bullying in school Ken Rigby
  • 123 Magic (behaviour management for young children)
  • The Teenagers Guide to the Real World
  • Raising Boys Stephen Biddulph
  • Who moved My Cheese for Teens (about adjusting to change)
  • Who Moved My Cheese for Adults (about adjusting to change)