Stories of resilience
Over the past 18 months, some charities in Scotland working in partnership with churches have been running a remarkable campaign to help make Scotland the first Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Aware nation in the world.
Breaking the silence on child abuse
Nobody really knows how many adults were abused as children, either sexually, physically or emotionally. The devastating long-term impact of child abuse is only beginning to be widely understood.
Freed from Shame
Real-life stories from Christians struggling with various mental health issues and suggestions for churches and individuals supporting people.
Policy recommendations to ensure that people receiving medical support for a mental health crisis are protected from financial harm, and given space to recover
Time to Change
Around 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem this year yet the shame and silence can be as bad as the mental health problem itself.
Early childhood settings provide an opportunity for educators to effectively prevent and stop the emergence of bullying behaviour and to foster the development of positive social interactions.
Lifting the Lid
Livability has launched a new, free church Bible study resource regarding mental health. ‘Lifting the Lid’ helps churches engage with the mental health challenges faced by those in their communities.
Lead Well - The Mind and Soul Foundation Conference - London
@St Pauls, Onslow Square, London
How do you lead others whilst also being attentive to your own emotional health needs? How to you keep your boundaries healthy whilst also being distinctly compassionate and Christian? How can you lead well when you have your own emotional or mental health struggles? How can you influence your leadership context to create a culture that is supportive of people who are struggling with mental health issues? These are just a few of the core questions we are hoping to address