The charity, Action for Children says they're seeing more and more cases of young people needing emotional support, with the problem particularly acute in Northamptonshire.
Darren Spooner is a Clinical Psychologist from The St Giles Clinic in Norwich and he dropped into the ITV News Anglia studios today to give his reaction to the news.
Click below to watch Darren's chat with Jonathan Wills and Becky Jago
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