Mental Health in the media

 

Theresa May talks about Mental Health.

Hats off to Theresa May for talking about Mental Health.  But are we having the right conversations? My experience is that on top of all of their other responsibilities, teachers are already doing a good job of identifying kids that are struggling.  Unfortunatley there’s limited specialist services available to support children, schools and families. None of the suggestions will change this. Money talks and the chronic underfunding of children’s mental health services reflects our governments priorities. Maybe it’s time for some new conversations….

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