The Mind Monsters is a series of books written to help children understand and cope with OCD and anxiety.
They are written to help parents, carers, teachers and child care professionals spot the early signs of OCD and anxiety in children before it takes hold, as well as raise awareness of CAMHS; Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.
Meet Julie Derrick, the author of The Mind Monsters series of children's book. Her first book in the series is Hank the Hungry Monster is available to purchase now!
50% of all proceeds from Hank the Hungry Monster will be donated to support CAMHS: an NHS funded branch of children's mental health.
"Drawing on her considerable experience of dealing with the condition and the insights she has gained through her own personal journey, Mrs Derrick has produced an excellent illustrated resource, replete with vignettes and practical tips, for families of children who may be experiencing the precursors or the early stages of an OCD."
Dr Krishna Menon MRCPsych, Consultant Child Psychiatrist & Clinical Director and Sian Carroll, Clinical Nurse Specialist of Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board