Perry Panda: a story about parental depression

NSPCC have highlighted Perry Panda, a book aimed at children aged 3 to 6. This is a rhyming story for young children whose parents are suffering from depression. Perry’s mum is very sad and he is worried it is his fault. He speaks with his grandma who explains in simple terms what might cause depression and what the treatments might be. Aimed at children aged 3 to 6.

Perry Panda

Authors: Helen Bashford and Russell Scott Skinner
Publication details: London: Jessica Kingsley, 2018