Where to go for help

Learning about Child Mental Health conditions and understanding how to recognise them is an important first step. Below are some organisations which can help provide more support.

Please click on a Mental Health Condition below for more information.

 

ADHD

Anxiety

Conduct disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Depression

OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Behaviour)

PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

General charities

ADHD

ADHD Foundation

Website (information for young parents): www.adhdfoundation.org.uk/parents

Website (information for young parents): www.adhdfoundation.org.uk/young-people

 

ADDISS  – The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information Services

Website: www.addiss.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8952 2800

Anxiety

Conduct Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Family Lives

Website: www.familylives.org.uk

Helpline: 0808 800 2222

OCD

OCD Action

Website: www.ocdaction.org.uk

Helpline: 0845 390 6232

Email: support@ocdaction.org.uk

 

OCD UK

Website: www.ocduk.org

Telephone: 03332 127 890

Email: support@ocduk.org

PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

Child Trauma Recovery

Website: www.childtraumarecovery.com

 

Young Minds

Website (PTSD guide): www.youngminds.org.uk/find-help/conditions/ptsd/

General charities/multiple conditions

Young Minds

Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

Parents Helpline: 0808 802 5544

 

Action For Children

Website (Children’s Mental Health): www.actionforchildren.org.uk/support-for-parents/children-s-mental-health/

Donate