“Having to Move House Due To a Flood”: The experiences of Young People Transitioning from Child and Adolescent to Adult Mental Health Services

Discussed more frequently in parliament, than in daily life, is the process of transitioning from Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), to Adult Mental Health Services (AMHS). This post, drawing on research, will discuss the current issues with the...

Why Children’s resilience matters and how APPA will help.

Resilience in children is impacted by many issues. APPA Scotland’s app, “APPA”, is designed to capture the issues before they happen as it provides pointers and coaching to children to make the right choices and speak to adults when needed. As schools across the UK...

Schools Wellbeing League Table?

A former headmaster this week called for a “Schools Wellbeing League Table”. Should schools prioritise “wellness” which includes challenging and stretching students, also builds character and helps them to perform better? What do you think? Would you pay more...