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Tag Archives: young people’s mental health

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More Support

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week, so we thought we would take the opportunity to talk about peer support and how it can make a big difference to young people’s mental health and wellbeing. One of the messages we receive on a regular basis is that there is not enough support available. Mental health services are […]

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Action East Devon waves goodbye to Coordinator of The Project

Action East Devon will be saying farewell to Debbie Humberstone who has been the inspirational coordinator of the young people’s mental health service – The Project – for the past five years. The Project provides support to young people experiencing mental distress and their parents/carers through regular peer support groups in Axminster and Chard. Debbie […]

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Common Myths About Eating Disorders

  Since it is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, we at The Project thought it’s a great opportunity to tell you the truth about some common myths surrounding eating disorders. These myths are all harmful and could prevent people with eating disorders from seeking help, so they need to be addressed.   Eating disorders are […]

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Tips for Talking about Mental Health

Today is Time to Talk Day, which encourages everyone to talk about mental health with the aim of breaking down stigma. Talking openly about mental health is beneficial for everyone, as the flow of information challenges stereotypes and helps people with mental health problems feel supported. However, since mental health is still a sensitive subject, […]

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