Mental health problems can drastically affect students lives and reduce the quality of learning, academic achievement and relationships with friends and family.
Mental health Statistics:
According to the UK Mental Health Foundation, 50% of mental health problems are established by age 14 and 75% by age 24.
The number of children seeking help from Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in England has more than doubled between 2017-19.
The Centre for Mental Health, one young person in 10 will experience a mental health problem every year.
In a survey, it was revealed that emotional disorders were the most common disorder among school-age children, with 8.1% suffering with anxiety, depression, mania or bipolar affective disorder. Meanwhile, 4.6% had some kind of behaviour disorder, whilst 1.6% had a hyperactivity disorder.