Parent and Carer Support and Information Sessions on
Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Issues These Support and Information Sessions are for Parents and Carers who are concerned about their pre-teen or teenager’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health. Each monthly session has a different topic focus. There is also an opportunity for parents and carers to meet other parents and supportive professionals in a safe relaxed environment. Parents and carers of 11-18 year olds from in and around Edinburgh are welcome to attend any of the sessions.
The next Parent and Carer Support and Information sessions are on-
Obsessive Thoughts and Compulsive Behaviours- Delivered by CAMHS professionals, this session will aim to help increase parent and carers’ understanding about obsessive thoughts and repetitive or compulsive behaviours young people may display and explore different support strategies.
Tuesday 21st November, 6.30-8.30pm, The Wellbeing Works Campus,
Duddingston Yards, Edinburgh, EH15 3NT (Free parking is available at
Suicide Awareness- It can be worrying for parents when their teenagers’ mood is often low and they say things like “I just don’t want to be here”. This session, delivered by CAMHS professionals, will explore ways to support young people with these thoughts and help to understand and manage risk with young people who have had suicidal thoughts or attempts.
Tuesday 28th November, 6.30-8.30pm, The Wellbeing Works Campus,
Duddingston Yards, Edinburgh, EH15 3NT (Free parking is available at the venue) Please ask parents and carers to let me know if they would like to attend any of the sessions.