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Communicating Effectively with Vulnerable Children and Young People (FutureLearn)

Nov 21st 2022
Communicating Effectively with Vulnerable Children and Young People (FutureLearn)
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Discover tools and techniques to engage effectively with vulnerable children and young people. Learn child-centred communication strategies to encourage children to talk. Communicating effectively with vulnerable children and young people is not always easy. Despite practitioners and carers knowing this is an important area of their work, research shows [...]

Supporting young people’s mental wellbeing post-COVID (FutureLearn)

Jun 20th 2022
Supporting young people’s mental wellbeing post-COVID (FutureLearn)
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Reflect on how the COVID pandemic may have impacted young people’s mental wellbeing and explore ways to support them. Learn how the trauma of COVID can impact emotional development in children. In a post-COVID world, understanding how adversity affects a child’s brain development is more important than ever. On [...]

Body Image and Mental Health in Young People (FutureLearn)

Jun 6th 2022
Body Image and Mental Health in Young People (FutureLearn)
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Learn more about how to support children and young people with their body image and mental health. Discover expert advice on body image concerns in children and young people. On this three-week course from the Mental Health Foundation, you’ll explore body image and the impact it has on children [...]

Start a CoderDojo (FutureLearn)

Get support and advice on how to grow your confidence in coding and start a CoderDojo for young people in your area. In today’s world, technology is everywhere, so it’s never been more important to know how to code. It’s easier to learn these skills early on in life, [...]

Psychological First Aid: Supporting Children and Young People (FutureLearn)

May 2nd 2022
Psychological First Aid: Supporting Children and Young People (FutureLearn)
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Get Psychological First Aid training to support children and young people’s mental health during emergencies and crisis situations. Learn how to support children and young people using psychological first aid. On this 3-week course you will explore the techniques of psychological first aid (PFA), the globally recommended training for [...]

How To Support Young People Living with Parental Mental Illness (FutureLearn)

Mar 14th 2022
How To Support Young People Living with Parental Mental Illness (FutureLearn)
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Discover how parental mental illness impacts children’s development and learn skills and strategies to help young people affected. Understand how parental mental illness can impact child development. On this course, you’ll build a deeper understanding of the impact a parent’s mental illness can have on a child, and learn [...]

Young People and Their Mental Health (FutureLearn)

What are the most common mental health problems, what can you do about them and how do you improve your mental health? Learn to recognise, prevent and deal with your mental health problems. Mental health problems often develop during the teenage period. As many as 1 out of 5 [...]

The PEP TALK Guide to Supporting Young People’s Mental Health (FutureLearn)

Jun 7th 2021
The PEP TALK Guide to Supporting Young People’s Mental Health (FutureLearn)
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Learn supportive skills from counsellors, youth workers, and mental health professionals to aid young people’s mental wellbeing. Discover expert advice from the Mental Health Foundation. This course will teach you different ways you can support young people who have experienced trauma, focussing on the youth mental wellbeing resource PEP [...]

Understanding Depression and Low Mood in Young People (FutureLearn)

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Understanding Depression and Low Mood in Young People (FutureLearn)
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Understand how to recognise depression and low mood in teenagers and learn how to help. Depression in teenagers can be long-lasting and have wide-ranging effects. Identifying such difficulties early on and offering appropriate support is key in bringing about positive change for young people. However parents and professionals are [...]

Mindfulness: A Focus on Adolescents (FutureLearn)

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Mindfulness: A Focus on Adolescents (FutureLearn)
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Get a hands-on introduction to mindfulness and its benefits. Support emotional wellbeing through mindfulness activities. In this course you’ll get practical illustrations of how mindfulness can be of particular value in the lives of everyone, and younger people in particular.