IPPR, May 2016
Nowhere is the crisis in children and young people’s mental health felt more acutely than in our secondary schools, which increasingly find themselves on the frontline. This report examines why schools are facing a ‘perfect storm’, and makes the case for putting secondary schools at the heart of early intervention provision for children and young people with emerging, low-level mental health problems.
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National Children’s Bureau, March 2015
The National Children’s Bureau have produced a one-stop advice and framework document to provide the most up-to-date and evidence informed advice and guidance for schools on ‘what works’ in promoting emotional well-being and mental health in schools.
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BBC News, 7 January 2015
Schools are struggling to deal with rising numbers of students self-harming, two major teaching unions say. The number of pupils hurting themselves is said to be at a high….
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