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Leading the way
News and comment from BACP and the BACP CYPF division

A round-up of the latest findings and policy updates affecting CYPF

Personal critiques of new books


Plans for school counselling

"Despite warnings to the Government ... the result has been a dumbing down of trained, experienced professionals in mental health."

From the Chairs, Maggie Robson and Sue Pattinson

Specialist training for working with CYP

"... child and adolescent trainings usually contain much more emphasis on understanding group and organisational dynamics than adult trainings."

Thoughts from a trainer, Sue Kegerreis

The therapeutic relationship

"Young people often ask me how ‘just talking’ is going to help."

Thoughts from a counsellor, Lucy-Jean Lloyd

About Nick Luxmoore 1956-2019

"We will continue to learn from Nick’s work, which was dedicated to helping young people and those of us who support them."

Thoughts from the editor, Jeanine Connor