Learning to live, living to learn
For referrals email Angus Burnett or call 01865 300202

Welcome to
The Mulberry Bush

2018 is a very special year for us, as it’s our 70th anniversary and we are introducing our new ambassadors: The Mulberries! Please give them a warm welcome and do check out our social media channels (Facebook and Twitter) for details of how we are celebrating this wonderful year. You can also see how our new 52-week house is coming along, for which we are now accepting placements.
The Mulberry Bush is a not-for-profit charity consisting of The Mulberry Bush School, a non-maintained residential special school with a three-year programme which runs for 38-weeks a year, working with vulnerable and severely traumatised primary aged children and their families from across England and Wales, The Mulberry Bush Outreach, our outreach and training department, our Research and Development department and The International Centre for Therapeutic Care.

 

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Referrals

Please contact Angus if you need to discuss or arrange a referral for our 38-week or 52-week programmes. Call:

01865 300202
07775 441730

 

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feature-school The Mulberry Bush Outreach

Behaviour Support for Schools and Professionals helping those who help others. National Specialist Outreach for Social Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties (SEMHD).


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By improving the life chances and social inclusion of traumatised children and young people, we create long-term benefits to society by reducing anti-social behaviour and its impact on families, schools and communities.

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Our free alliance whose aim is to share knowledge about therapeutic care for children and young people, and to support the use of reflective practice and research, in order to improve service quality and ensure excellent outcomes.

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Latest News

Buy the book: 70 Years of The Mulberry Bush School

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new book: 70 Years of The Mulberry Bush School Edited by John Diamond, with contributions from staff and colleagues, the book tells the story of the school, its formation in 1948 and creation of the therapeutic child care model that is still used today, 70 years more »

They smashed it!

Congratulations to our intrepid runners Tim and Joy, who braved the heat of the London Marathon and completed the course, raising vital funds for The Mulberry Bush School. The total raised is an incredible £72,553, for which we are enormously grateful and full of admiration. Thank you Joy and Tim!

Foundation Degree Now Open for 2018 Applications

Our Award Winning Foundation Degree in Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People is now open for applicants to start in September 2018. This successful two-year level 5 qualification uses work-based learning to support practitioners to develop their therapeutic understanding and practice.

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