PSHE KS3 / GCSE: My Troubled Mind - Stories about teenage mental health

A series of powerful animated short films exploring through personal testimony the experiences of teenagers dealing with mental health issues including eating disorders, anxiety, addiction and depression.

These films are suitable for teaching PSHE at KS3 and GCSE in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and Modern Studies at National 4 and 5 in Scotland.

Topics covered include:

  • Mental, emotional and physical health
  • Self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Negative relationships and peer pressure
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Prejudice and discrimination

Due to the sensitive nature of the subject matter, we strongly advise teacher viewing before watching with your pupils.

Dealing with an eating disorder - Jack's Story
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Addiction - Chloe's Story
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The effect of being bullied -  Ryan's Story
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Anxiety -  Aneeka and Sam's Story
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Self-harm - India's Story
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Depression -  Eleanor’s story
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