Recommended Resources From Other Organisations

Mental Health Research Incubator

The incubator aims to promote career development in mental health research by sharing practical advice, connections and career development opportunities for aspiring and active researchers in mental health. The website is full of top tips from established researchers and those just getting started, and offers career advice to clinical and non-clinical professionals who are exploring opportunities in research. The Mental Health Research Map that enables individuals to discover the mental health research happening in organisations and research departments nearby.


School Health and Wellbeing Improvement Research Network (SHINE)

The SHINE Network host a series of webinars focussed on mental health and wellbeing within schools.


School Health Research Network (SHRN)

The SHRN website hosts a series of webinars and resources related to Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing and School Wellbeing Policies and Their Impact.


Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children (HBSC)

The HBSC research network is an international alliance of researchers that collaborate on the cross‑national survey of school students. The HBSC collects data every four years on 11-, 13- and 15-year-old boys’ and girls’ health and well-being, social environments and health behaviours. You can find the latest reports, publications and factsheets, including international and country-level data from the survey on their website.


Anna Freud Centre Resources

The Anna Freud Centre host a range of free evidence-based mental health resources to support young people, schools, and parents and carers. This includes the Mentally Healthy Schools website, with provides resources and information to address the curriculum with England, Scotland, wales and Northern Ireland.

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health host a range of resources and publications from policy statements to research guidance, clinical or service standards and educational programmes.

A Guide to Delivering Digital Youth Work

UK Youth have put together a report to help organisations, youth workers and volunteers to deliver high quality youth work using digital technology during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. The guide provides guidance, templates and resources.

Helping Adolescents Thrive Toolkit – strategies to promote and protect adolescent mental health and reduce self-harm

This publication, produced by the World Health Organization and UNICEF, has been developed to support the implementation of the WHO Guidelines on mental health promotive and preventive interventions for adolescents, released in 2020. The Toolkit includes a core set of evidence-informed strategies to promote and protect adolescent mental health.