Child in Mind

Anna Freud has produced a series of expert podcasts to help parents understand and manage child and family mental health problems.

The series, Child in Mind, is presented by BBC Radio 4 presenter Claudia Hammond. In each 20-minute episode, she discusses an important issue in child and family mental health with an expert and a young person or parent.

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What do we know about childhood anxiety and what can parents do about it?

What is ADHD and what help is available for children with ADHD ?

What is therapy and does it work?

Why do some people self-harm?

What is trauma and how does it affect the brain?

What are eating disorders

Is medication for mental health problems safe?

Bonding with your baby

The impact of sexual material online

The Adolescent Brain