Category Archives: 5-12 What’s New

Adcote Social Skills Workshop

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Over the October half term, young people came to the Adcote House Social Skills/Self-Esteem group, led by Barbara Brunton (Adcote team leader). Rachel Malone, Rebecca Moon and Elaine Roy from the Adcote Unit joined the two groups to support the …

Adcote Education Unit remember the ‘golden rules’ during anti-bullying week

Posted on by MyMind Admin

This week is Anti-Bullying Week.  The students in the Adcote Health Education Unit are making a display in the classroom about how we can stay safe and avoid bullying on the internet. We are remembering these golden rules from the …

Daisy and the Noisy Monster

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  Guidance for parents/carers/professionals, who may be reading this with a child: The following poem has been written to help children understand and defeat their Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.  Ellie Donnelly, a CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy) therapist suggests that rather than reassurring children, the best …

Max investigates ………World Mental Health Day

Posted on by C.Evans

Hi Max here! I am the roving reporter for CAMHS and LD CAMHS.  A few months ago I told you all about how to let us know what you felt about CAMHS and LD CAMHS.   Today I am reporting back …

Families come in lots of shapes and sizes – every family is different!

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We all grow up in different families: some children have a mum and a dad; some grow up in single parent families, with just their mum or dad.  Other children grow up in extended or step-families when either their mum …

What is self-harm?

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Self-harm is when someone hurts themselves in some way on purpose.  This may be something like: cutting burning scalding banging or scratching their body breaking bones hair pulling swallowing things that can make you ill Some people self-harm for many reasons,  …

Who would be in your team of life?

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Liverpool Football Club gave 3 cheers to a group of peer mentors when they were presented with a Princess Diana Volunteer Award for their work on The Wirral Team of Life an exciting project led by Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS …