An interactive portal which supports 11-16 year olds with behavioural or emotional difficulties.
Setting: Within schools
User group: School students year 7,8,9; Teachers of year 7,8,9
Aim: What’s-up is a guided self-management tool based on CBT principles to provide support and guidance with the aim of encouraging emotional wellbeing in adolescents. What’s-Up consists of an interactive on-line tool and 7 teacher-delivered lessons for years 7, 8 and 9 students. The 7 teacher-delivered lesson plans and allied worksheets have been produced to centre on mental health and stress management, and can be used with or without the use of the What’s-Up Portal.
Next steps: Further development work re user-ability of the site and improvement of code base
IT provider/partner: Meganexus