ChildLine is a private and confidential service allowing you to talk to trained counsellors about any problem you may be facing.
You can call them for free at any time on 0800 111. What you say to a counsellor stays between you and ChildLine.
ChildLine’s trained counsellor can help you with all sorts of things, like bullying, problems at home and self-harm.
The ChildLine pages give advice on a range of issues faced by young people – mental health, sexual identity, exam stress, eating problems are just some of the topics covered. For more info click here
CAMHS stands for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. CAMHS are the NHS services that assesses and treat young people with emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties.
CAMHS support covers depression, problems with food, self-harm, abuse, violence or anger, bipolar, schizophrenia and anxiety, to name a few.
There are local NHS CAMHS services around the UK, with teams made up of nurses, therapists, pyschologists, support workers and social workers, as well as other professionals.