Tag: mentalhealth

1 in 8 children in UK classes needs help

By Clare Harris, Content Director Let’s start by looking at some of the data: 1 in 6 young people aged 16-24 have symptoms of a common mental disorder such as depression or an anxiety disorder. Half of all mental health problems manifest by the age

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My experience of childhood mental health

by Anonymous I’m sat here at gone midnight because again my son can’t sleep. He’s suffering from anxiety and as a result, isn’t settling to stay in his bed. He’s 9 years old, and this has been happening for 6 months. Not on and off for six months. Six

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Finding your brave

by Dinah Williams, Head of Social Media and Engagement Earlier this week Barbie doll manufacturer Mattel, announced the launch of its 2020 ‘Fashionistas’ collection, the most diverse collection of dolls in its 57-year history. Specifically, with promoting diversity and inclusivity in mind, the collection includes

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