The Mulberry Bush
The Mulberry Bush is a not-for-profit charity with a mission to provide services to meet the needs of emotionally troubled and traumatised children, young people their families and communities.
Our services currently consist of:
The Mulberry Bush School, a non-maintained residential special school and children’s home providing integrated 38-week and 52-week specialist residential therapeutic care, treatment and education for traumatised children aged 5-13 and their families from across England and Wales.
The Mulberry Bush Learning and Research Centre is based at Linden House, Standlake, Oxfordshire and comprises The Mulberry Bush Outreach, our outreach and training department, The Mulberry Bush Research and our free alliance The International Centre for Therapeutic Care.
The Mulberry Bush Third Space (MB3) is our indoor and outdoor space in Toddington, Gloucestershire, for events, conferences and workshops, incorporating the Planned Environment Therapy Archive and The National Childcare Library.
You can find out about the impact our services have nationally and within the context of those children and families that we help, by reading our latest Impact Report on our charity pages.
Please contact Angus Burnett if you need to discuss or arrange a referral for our 38-week or 52-week programmes. Call
01865 300202 or 07775 441730
News & Announcements
"Lessons have been learnt" is the familiar response from government or independent agencies after findings of incompetence or bad practice. Do we need to learn lessons from the past to avoid disasters in today's provision for young offenders or is all well in the...
Applications are open now for a Therapeutic Childcare Practitioner (TCP) to join the care team at the Mulberry Bush School. As a member of the care team the post holder will support the emotional, social and educational growth of severely traumatised children. The...
Registration is open now for 'Leadership for an Emotionally Aware Environment 2020-21', a series of online, practice development workshops led by senior members of The Mulberry Bush Outreach team. Starting on 23 September, the series features twelve, two hour online...