Student well being activities during the Coronavirus lock down

So this is the first blog I’ve written in over 3 years. I have been very unsettled by the school closures just over a week ago and the cancelling of state examinations due to the Coronavirus pandemic. I’m incredibly anxious about a lot of things (which I imagine many people are at the moment) but… Continue reading Student well being activities during the Coronavirus lock down

Mental Health First Aid in schools.

  Yesterday, after two intensive days of training I qualified as a youth mental health first aider. I am very proud to have completed the course and I would highly recommend it to others who are concerned about young people’s mental health. When I completed my M.Sc. in public health promotion in 2006 I regularly… Continue reading Mental Health First Aid in schools.