At i-TEACH we have a special interest group in School Mental Health. Please let us know if you would like to be involved
We have a number of current projects in this area.
1) Teacher Capacity to support student mental health
We have an ongoing research project that explores teachers capacity to support youth mental health. Watch this space for upcoming publications on this!
2) Evaluation of suicide prevention training for pre-service teachers
This project is funded by the National Office of Suicide Prevention (NOSP) and seeks to explore the effectiveness of an international training programme in improving the understanding and capacity of pre service teachers to understand and intervene in suicidal behaviour.
For more information email project lead
3) Exploring the use of heroes in adolescence to promote resilience. This project is a collaboration with the RISE (Research on Influence, Social Networks and Ethics) lab at UL For more information on the project please contact project lead