Expert advice videos

Over 50% of mental illnesses start before the age of 14 and 1 in 10 children and young people has a mental health disorder.  Schools are on the frontline when it comes to supporting children and young people's mental wellbeing.  Staff working in schools are ideally placed to recognise and respond to early signs of mental health difficulties in children and young people.  The below series of films, featuring some of the Centre's child mental health experts, aim to provide help and guidance to teachers on a range of issues including low mood, anxiety and self-harm.

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Schools in Mind                               Supporting MH in Schools                Advice for Mental Health Leads


Exam Stress                                    Substance Use                                Bereavement


Sleep Problems                               Self Harm                                        Low Mood


Measuring Wellbeing in Schools      Mentalization                                   Personal Experience 


Engaging Parents                          Looked After Children - Awareness    Looked After Children - Advice