1 October 2019

CAMHS Offer now includes digital mental health counselling support

XenZone, a digital mental health pioneer, has been commissioned by Liverpool NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to provide its popular Kooth mental health and emotional wellbeing support service to all 14-25-year-olds in Liverpool. Kooth will be closely integrated with the Liverpool CAMHS Partners (Alder Hey, Mersey Care, YPAS, MYA, PSS, Barnardos Young Carers, Bullybusters, ADHD Foundation, ADDvanced Solutions).

23 September 2019

The Neurodiversity Umbrella Project

Over 100 Liverpool schools participated in The Neurodiversity Umbrella Project which celebrates the intelligence, ability and employability of all young people.

18 July 2019

Extra mental health support announced for schools and colleges in Liverpool

Liverpool has secured funding for children and young people’s mental health, as part of the next wave of funding from a national trailblazer programme.

13 July 2019

Merseyside Association of Family Therapy presents – Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): systemic understandings and responses

An outline of the original ACE study will be presented, explored and discussed. This will lead on to consider the biology of the stress response. We will look at what is ‘trauma’ and how it impacts on our physical and mental wellbeing across the life course.

20 June 2019

Fresh CAMHS Forest School

FRESH CAMHS in partnership with Lancashire Wildlife Trust has been offering a pilot project of Forest School in Sandfield Park attached to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital.

20 June 2019

NOW Festival on tour

Liverpool’s NOW Festival – the young person’s drama and arts festival seeking to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health – is going on tour!

20 June 2019

Whole School Approach – Trailblazer Update

June has been a busy time for the education mental health practitioners as they have been getting ready to see their first caseloads of children from across the city’s primary schools.

23 May 2019

Double success for YPAS young people

Stonewall Young Campaigner of the Year Ben Saunders

Ben Saunders, a young person from THE Action Youth at YPAS has won Stonewall Young Campaigner of the Year.