Secondary schools and tertiary

beyondblue offers secondary schools and tertiary institutions a range of information and curriculum resources to support student mental health and wellbeing.

In selecting the resources below, education groups should consider whether they are seeking programs and/or strategies to promote 'positive' student mental health or to address specific issues related to youth depression and anxiety (or both).

Resources/materials available include:

  • curriculum resources to develop students' skills and capacities to improve resilience and promote positive mental health
  • information on youth depression and anxiety, and strategies for supporting young people with mental health issues
  • an online program providing Australian tertiary students with strategies and skills for success and wellbeing during their studies.

MindMatters

MindMatters helps secondary schools to promote and protect student mental health. The MindMatters framework consists of learning modules made up of videos, animations and downloadable guides to help school staff develop a positive environment for young people. Modules are being released over the coming months.


SenseAbility

SenseAbility is a strengths-based resilience program designed for those working with young Australians aged 12–18 years. It consists of a suite of modules developed to enhance and maintain emotional and psychological resilience.

Secondary schools program Years 8–10

This program is designed to help students develop skills that will help them deal with 'life' challenges.

Youthbeyondblue

Youthbeyondblue is beyondblue’s program for people aged 12–25, promoting the key messages of look, listen, talk and seek help.

thedesk

thedesk is a free online program aimed at providing Australian tertiary students with strategies and skills for success and wellbeing during their studies.