Are you currently in crisis?

If you feel like you may attempt suicide, or have seriously hurt yourself, this is an emergency requiring immediate support. Call 999 now and ask for an ambulance. Tell an adult you trust who can offer additional help.

Browse some of our current resources below.

Monthly Mood Tracker

Keep on top of your feelings. Record when you are feeling happy, sad, upset or confused. In addition, you could journal your feelings, which include possible triggers to these emotions.

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My Anxiety Attack Plan

Knowing what triggers an anxiety attack and identifying coping strategies is key in reducing the length and severity of a panic attack. Use this worksheet to help.

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MOTS Change Makers

Want to further your skills and understanding on mental health, support friends and challenge stigma – become a Change Maker today, to continue the MOTS mission.

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Daily Mood Tracker

Write down what activities make you sad, board, normal, happy or cheerful. Find ways to make those activities more fun… and what activities trigger your emotions negatively.

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Urgent Mental Health Services

Are you looking for a mental health service? Click the below link, which will direct you to the nearest service to support you and your mental health.

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Self-Help Techniques

Box breathing, also known as square breathing, is a simple and effective relaxation technique that involves a specific pattern of breath control. It is often used to manage stress.

Learn this technique

Weekly Timetable

Sticking to a timetable can help keep you focused, add rewards to your busy school timetable. Remember to block out time for just you, in your weekly timetable. Download and print out.

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CAMHS Referrals

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services is a NHS service that assess and treat young people with their mental health. A GP, teacher, parent/guardian.

Learn more about referrals

Training Day Pocket Guide

Our pocket size mental health guide includes useful self-help tips, signposting and information on depression, anxiety, social media and exam stress. We provide this to all schools, MOTS visit.

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Helplines and Additional Support

ChildLine

Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, call them, talk to a counsellor online, send Childline an email or post on the message boards.

Helpline: 0800 1111 (Open always)

Visit their website

Samaritans

Call Samaritans any time, day or night. Whatever you’re going through, you can them at any time, from any phone for FREE.

Helpline: 116 123 (Open always)

Email: [email protected] (Response time: It may take several days to get a response by email)

Anxiety UK

  • Helpline: 03444 775 774 (Open Mon – Fri 09:30-17:30)
  • Text support service: 07537 416905

LGBT+ Support

Switchboard LGBT+ Helpline

A safe helpline for anyone to discuss anything, including sexuality, gender identity, sexual health and emotional well-being.

  • Helpline: 0800 0119 100 (Open 10:00-22:00 every day)

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The Proud Trust

The Proud Trust is a charity providing education, support and advocacy for LGBT+ young people and their communities.

Visit their website

BBC Bitesize

Use BBC Bitesize to help with your homework, revision, learning and coping with exam stress.

BBC Bitesize

Be Body Positive

Be Body Positive offers psychoeducational and self-guided resources on normal eating, body image and disordered eating vs eating disorders to young people, parents, carers and health professionals.

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Share your story

If you have recently experienced mental ill-health, or have an existing diagnosis of mental illness we are keen to hear from you.

Your story may include how you first got help, who supports you, how you support yourself, your experience in school and how you are now, compared to when you first started experiencing mental ill-health.

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