Evidence Based Practice Unit


Evidence Based Practice Unit

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About EBPU

EBPU is a child and youth mental health research and innovation unit based at UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences and the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families.

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EBPU’s research focuses on children and young people's mental health. It includes epidemiological studies, evaluations, systematic reviews and data linkage.

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Publications and resources

We publish a variety of materials including academic articles and book chapters, resources for professionals, resources for children and young people, and project reports. 

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HeadStart Learning Team

EBPU leads a group of partners who evaluate and share learning from HeadStart, a six-year £67.4 million National Lottery funded programme set up by The National Lottery Community Fund.