Mental health reading for children

This selection of books and materials on various mental health conditions or difficulties faced by children has been put together based on recommendations received from child and adolescent mental health professionals networks around the country. Includes titles focused on:

  • Abandonment by Parent
  • ADHD/Hyperactivity
  • Aggression
  • Anger/Stroppy Children
  • Autism
  • Anxiety
  • Bullying
  • Death and Dying
  • Divorce
  • Families
  • Fears
  • Feelings
  • Feeling Different
  • Growing Up and Sex
  • In Care
  • Life Story
  • Lonely
  • Lost and Found
  • Mental Illness in Parents
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic
  • Parents
  • Physical Abuse and Learning Difficulties
  • Privacy and Avoiding Abuse
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sibling Rivalry
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Issues
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Twins - Domination of Sibling

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