28/06/22 – Child Mental Health – Workforce Issues

Speakers: Sarah Bentley, Play Therapy UK; Jyles Robillard-Day, National Counselling Society; Lea Milligan, MQ Mental Health

28 June 2022

All-Party Parliamentary Group on a Fit and Healthy Childhood

‘Child Mental Health – Workforce Issues’

Chair: Steve McCabe MP

Speakers:

  • Sarah Bentley, Play Therapy UK
  • Jyles Robillard-Day, National Counselling Society
  • Lea Milligan, MQ Mental Health

As this was a Zoom meeting we are able to share a recording instead of the usual meeting notes.

You can access the recording here and the chatstream here.

Order and Timings:

00:00 Steve McCabe MP – Chair’s introduction

04:05 Sarah Bentley, Play Therapy UK – you can download Sarah’s leaflet here.

11:50 Jyles Robillard-Day, National Counselling Society

19:00 Lea Milligan, MQ Mental Health

25:35 Questions and Discussion


You should also be able to read and follow the chat flow which has further questions and responses.

Links from the chat

From Jane Dreamer, Crysalys Foundation

A reminder of The Crysalys Foundation’s free Tackling Trauma website www.tackling-trauma.com which includes information, resources, self-help and a directory on trauma for children, young people, parents / carers, adults, community practitioners and professionals. Tackling Trauma also has 3 new free webinars on: What is Trauma?; Supporting Professionals who work with Traumatised People; and A Guide for Therapeutic Practitioners. https://tackling-trauma.com/traumatraining.html

From Francis McGlone, Liverpool John Moores University

The view from a neuroscientist: C:\Users\Francis\OneDrive – Liverpool John Moores University\Documents\Papers\Play\Jackson-McGlone-Play-Development.pdf