mental health

A Crisis of Hope: How Covid is affecting mental health in schools.

Education, leadership, mental health, motivation, staff wellbeing, teaching

Recent surveys have shown that: two thirds of young people (68%) said their mental health got worse during lockdown. young people are more likely to have experienced poor mental health during lockdown than adults.[i] more than 50% of teachers report…

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Letter to my Daughter starting University

Business Coaching, Education, leadership, Life Skills, mental health, motivation

Dear Amy-Beth   It feels crazy that you are leaving for university so soon after being born! The past 18 years have been amazing but they have flown by far too quickly. I worry that I have not told you…

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How I came back from the brink of a breakdown and started a new venture.

Business Coaching, Life Coaching

About a year and a half ago I came to the brink.  I’m a very active, go-at-the-job-full-pelt sort of person.  I’m rarely, if ever, idle.  I’ve been in education and leadership for twenty years and always prided myself on managing…

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