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Here are the resources we found for wellbeing for professionals:
Five Ways to Wellbeing – Ideas for Young People
In this webinar, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores the ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing,’ and evidence-based approach to mental wellbeing which can be adapted for use by people of any age. She considers how we can engage with children and young people on the five ways to wellbeing.
Presentation: Talking about Emotional Well Being in School
(Featured resource)Talking about emotional wellbeing in schools is a product from the BOND consortium. BOND (Better Outcomes New Delivery) was a Department for Education funded project to increase the capacity of the voluntary and community sector to deliver early intervention for youth mental health.
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ReachOut Professionals believes that with the right tools, any young person can be happy and resilient. They provide recommendations and advice for youth support workers, and educational professionals on a range of online interventions, tools and resources that can be used to support young people experiencing mental health difficulties and to build young people’s wellbeing and resilience.
Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council
Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council exists to support the development and sustainability of an effective voluntary and community sector, promoting the principle and practice of voluntary and community activity.
Aspiring Futures are an organisation that offers a range of services to support women to aspire to more in life. These services aim to enhance quality of life, increase economic and career prospects and improve health and wellbeing.
(Featured resource)The Digital 5-a-Day provides a simple framework that reflects the concerns of parents/carers as well as children’s behaviours and needs. It can also act as a base for family agreements about internet and digital device use throughout both the holiday and term time.
Student Wellbeing Pack – Doodle
This pack contains 6 posters, either A2 or A1. The titles of the poster are; what does depression feel like, what does anxiety feel like, what does exhaustion feel like, what does stress feel like, the truth about energy drinks, and good mood food.
Children’s wellbeing is closely bound to their parents’ wellbeing. On this webpage from Young Minds, you can find out how to improve parents’ wellbeing and consequently their children’s wellbeing. This resource is for professionals who work in education or health and social care to help improve parents’ emotional wellbeing.
Measuring and Monitoring Children and Young People’s Mental Wellbeing: A Toolkit for School and Colleges
This booklet takes at in depth look at mental health and wellbeing, and how schools and colleges can measure and monitor wellbeing in order to foster a safe and supportive environment for young people. This booklet is a comprehensive toolkit for schools and colleges and contains all the needed tools to start providing a space where young people’s mental wellbeing is protected and striven for.
The Damage of Debt
The Children’s Society has put together a report to talk about the impact of financial worries on the mental health of young people. There are around 2.4 million children living in families with problem debt in England and Wales. Children living in families with problem debt are 5 times more likely to be at risk of having low well-being than those who are not facing difficulties.