'exam stress' blog posts:
20 May 2013
Ten per cent of students have suicidal thoughts
National Union of Students research finds 13 per cent of students feel suicidal and 20 per cent have a mental health problem.
15 May 2013
Top tips for parents concerned about children's exam stress
Exam times are one of the peak periods for the helpline with parents contacting us concerned about exam stress on their child. Today YoungMinds are releasing some top tips for parents/carers who are concerned about exam stress and the child.
5 Sep 2012
Children return to school
While most children will feel slightly nervous returning to school, some will have real anxiety or depression for a number of reasons.
23 Aug 2012
Advice for young people getting their GCSE results today.
29 Jun 2012
What it's like living with depression
Our guest blogger talks about her own experience of depression and self-harm
25 Jun 2012
A student's view of exam stress and educational reforms
Guest blogger Laura Brown writes about her experiences of exams
8 Jun 2012
What it's like to live with trichotillomania
Guest blogger Becky talks about her experience of living with trichotillomania, and how exercise and mindfulness have helped her
28 May 2012
A young person's story: how to cope with exams
Guest blogger Jamie Elsworth gives his advice on how to deal with the stresses of exam season
19 Apr 2012
Guest blog: Transmitting emotional wellbeing on a national scale
Dr. Aaron Balick, Radio 1's resident psychotherapist on 'The Surgery with Aled' talks about his work helping transmit emotional wellbeing to the nation
12 Mar 2012
Think Positive – improving student mental health in Scotland
Graeme Kirkpatrick, NUS Scotland's Deputy President, discusses their 'Think Positive' campaign which aims to improve student mental health in Scotland.