Advice on a range of parenting and mental health topics

The following informative fact sheets have been produced by the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCP). If you would like to view the full list produced by the RCP please click here.

The CYSCP cannot be held responsible for the content of external sites.

Good parenting

Dealing with tantrums

Children who soil or wet themselves

Worries and anxieties - helping children to cope

Divorce or separation of parents - the impact on children and adolescents

Death in the family - helping children to cope

Parental mental illness - the problems for children

Domestic violence - its effects on children

The emotional cost of bullying

Deliberate self-harm in young people

For other useful advice around a range of parenting related issues please visit the Royal College of Psychiatrists website's parents and youth pages


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