Self Help for Parents and Carers

The YoungMinds Parents Helpline 0808 802 5544

Young Minds offer free, confidential online and telephone support, including information and advice, to any adult worried about the emotional problems, behaviour or mental health of a child or young person up to the age of 25.

Understanding Children and Dealing with Behavioural Problems

Young People’s behaviour can be a common concern for parents. Our site offers help and advice on managing and coping with this.

Anorexia and other eating disorders: how to help your child eat well and be well

Practical solutions, compassionate communication tools and emotional support for parents of children and teenagers

Parenting and Family Support – Family Lives (Parentline Plus)  0808 800 2222

Parenting and family support from Family Lives (formerly Parentline Plus) through our website, online chat

Coping with Self Harm

Click here for a guide for parents and carers developed by researchers at The University of Oxford