18 January 2021

Bullybusters FREE Relationship Programme

In partnership with The Violence Reduction Partnership, that specialises in reducing crime, Bullybusters are offering a FREE  Relationship Programme to young people beginning in January 2021.

18 January 2021

1:1 Bullybuster support

Bullybusters are delighted to announce they will be delivering one to one sessions with children and young people who may be finding returning to school during the pandemic difficult.

18 January 2021

Residents in Liverpool are encouraged to keep talking about their mental health during national lockdown

People in Liverpool are being encouraged to talk to friends, family and those they trust about their mental health as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

15 January 2021

Talking Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) with CAMHS: Trauma Informed Thinking for Practice

Liverpool CAMHS are delighted to announce an ACEs day conference on Monday 1st February 2021 followed by a series of daily events throughout Child Mental Health Week 2021.

This event is open to all professionals within the Liverpool and Sefton region.

For more information click here.

Bookings via email: Nicola.Woolrich@alderhey.nhs.uk

24 December 2020

Share your views about Kooth online mental wellbeing tool.

Kooth is a free anonymous online tool which offers counselling and emotional wellbeing services for young people aged between 10 and 25 years old. It’s been available in Liverpool since Autumn 2019.


16 December 2020

Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) Training

An opportunity for professionals to be trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR). 

The course is free to members of staff from Fresh CAMHS, YPAS, and ADHD Foundation (who meet the EMDR Association eligibility criteria). The cost for non-funded delegates is £900 per person. 

30 November 2020

National recognition for YPAS open-access mental health hubs

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The solution to young people’s mental health needs: Liverpool CAMHS partner YPAS Integrated Community Hubs – open-access mental health hubs – and the early intervention model of YIAC (Youth, Information Advice & Counselling) have been recognised nationally.

25 November 2020

ROAR SEN training – we need your views

ROAR logo The RAISE Team is adding to the ROAR training family for training in mental health. They’re introducing a ROAR SEN training course.

17 November 2020

Kooth Program of Sessions 2020/2021

Liverpool CAMHS partner, Kooth has a range of sessions available in Liverpool.

13 November 2020

Liverpool NOW Festival 2021

Established in 2015, by Merseyside Youth Association’s RAISE Team, The NOW Festival aims to engage young people in a creative discussion around the topic of mental health, through whatever ‘NOW’ issue is selected for that year. 2021 will be the NOW Festival’s 6th year.

23 October 2020

Wellbeing Education Return – Training for Primary School Operational Mental Health Leads

The Liverpool Whole School Approach partnership is excited to bring this training that has been written by DfE, Mind-Ed and Anna Freud Centre, and adapted by Merseyside Youth Association, Liverpool Learning Partnership and the WSA Partnership.

21 August 2020

COVID-19 study – children and young people

Are you a young person returning to secondary school or sixth form in September?  We would like to hear your thoughts and concerns about returning to school following the COVID-19 pandemic, and your thoughts on a proposed research study to understand whether COVID-19 spreads in schools and the impact this may have outside of school.

21 August 2020

COVID-19 Study parent/carer focus group

Are you a parent of a child/young person returning to school primary/secondary or sixth form school in September?  We would like to hear your thoughts and concerns in a focus group about a research study looking at the potential transmission of COVID-19 in schools.

21 August 2020

Seedlings Project update August 2020.

On completion of the PSS / YPAS Seedlings contract merge in April 2020, the YPAS Seedlings team of 19 Children’s Psychological Therapists are currently delivering a Seedlings service to 109 primary schools across the city.

12 August 2020

YPAS job vacancies

The Young Person’s Advisory Service (YPAS) is a Liverpool charity that provides a wide range of support and therapeutic interventions to address the mental health and emotional well-being of children (aged 5-15), young people (16-25) and their families.

10 August 2020

Partner Demand – COVID-19 support

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our partners have been working hard to support children, young people and their families.

29 July 2020

Voices of Culture – calling young people from black, Asian and ethnic minorities

We want to hear the voices of young people from black, Asian and ethnic minorities as we continue to tackle the stigma around mental health, as well as building resilience.

3 July 2020

Liverpool CAMHS recognised nationally

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our partners have quickly adapted their ways of working to keep providing vital mental health care and support to all children and young people who need it.

We are so proud to be featured among the many mental health teams across the country in this report.

Click here to read about how we’ve responded to remote working in, NHS 2020: The NHS is here for your mental health 


23 June 2020

Liverpool Whole School Approach Collective – 22nd July

Meet colleagues from across the city working to support children and young people’s mental health in Liverpool schools.
8 June 2020

Infant Mental Health Week  (7th-12th June 2020).

To mark Infant Mental Health Awareness Week, Dr Helen Honor and Dr Kim Embra (Clinical Psychologists) in Fresh CAMHS have made a short presentation promoting what infant mental health is and why it is important.