useful links

Useful Links

Useful links to websites and other professional organisations

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Play Therapy

Association for Play Therapy (USA)

Centre for Play Therapy (University of North Texas)

International Society for Sandplay Therapy

Sandplay Therapists of America

Missouri Association for Play Therapy (USA)

Play Therapy Australia

Play Therapy Northern Territory (Australia)

Filial Therapy

National Institute of Relationship Enhancement


The Theraplay Institute


Adoption UK

CoramBAAF Adoption and Fostering Academy

Stories for Children who are Fostered and Adopted
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Autism Awareness Centre

Research Autism

National Autistic Society

Mental Health

Centre for Mental Health

Depression Alliance

Mental Health Foundation




Young Minds

Parents and carers advice


National Family and Parenting Institute

Parenting Programmes’ Alliance

other useful links action for sick children

Other Useful Links

Action for Sick Children

Association of Child Abuse Lawyers (ACAL)



Beat Eating Disorders

BrainSkills (brain development information)

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)

British Association of Social Workers (BASW)

British Deaf Association (BDA)

British Dyslexia Association

The Centre for Child Mental Health


Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service

Coram Children’s Legal Centre

Children’s Society

The Compassionate Friends

Counsellors and Psychotherapists in Primary Care

Counselling Directory

The Dyspraxia Foundation

Enuresis Resource and Information Centre (ERIC) (internet therapy & counseling referral association)


Howard League for Penal Reform


Macmillan Cancer Support

Mumsnet (Special Needs Talk boards)

National Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders (NACRO)

National Children’s Bureau (NCB)

National Youth Advocacy Service

Nursing and Midwifery Council

OK Rehab

PAPYRUS (Prevention of Young Suicide)

Refugee Council


Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists


Women’s Aid

World Wide Web Resources for Social Workers