This resource explains the difference between counseling and counseling skills, and reviews how mental health issues affect children’s behavior, self-esteem, motivation, and achievement.
The Mental Health Curriculum
Mental health is promoted through the ethos of the schools and should be enshrined in the relationships, policies and procedures that exist there. However, mental health issues should also form part of the curriculum. A number of subjects will, by their very nature, explore matters relating to feelings and matters of life and death. Indeed, it could be argued that every subject on the school curriculum in some way contributes to this aspect of ...