Poor nurseries “harm babies” mental health

Very often the least qualified staff are looking after the youngest children. The very young girls who are least trained won’t necessarily understand that gazing into babies’ eyes, mimicking their expressions and saying ‘I love you’ is really important to their brain development. The development of the part of the brain known as the pre-frontal … Read more

Now is the time to tackle this medical taboo

Despite the epic scale of the issues-three children in every classroom suffer from a diagnosable mental health problem, with 1000s more teetering on the brink- and the terrible long term effects this can have, on both individuals and society at large, we have so far failed to find an appropriate solution. Instead of a nation … Read more