Scottish Student Sport are pleased to announce that the next edition of BiteSSSize Best Practice will take place on Tuesday 6th October (16:00 -17:00) and focus specifically on Mental Health: Awareness, Prevention and First Aid.
In Scotland 1 in 4 people will suffer from a mental health problem in their lifetime. While there has been increased understanding of poor mental health in recent years the instances have grown due to the unprecedented conditions we have been living through in 2020. The Coronavirus pandemic has accentuated the scale of the problem, with universities and colleges urged to take on an important role in the wellbeing of students and staff.
The webinar will touch upon a variety of topics including; how to recognise signs of poor mental health, advice on how to support friends, families & teammates, the psychology behind mental health, best practice on preventative measures and what we mean by mental health first aid.
The session will be delivered the following panel, all of whom have a wide range of various knowledge and expertise when it comes to delivering on mental health.
If you're interested, please register here