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Making New Year’s Resolutions Personal Could Actually Make Them Stick

If you feel you consistently fail at your New Year’s resolutions, you are not alone. Despite our good intentions, we’re pretty poor at changing our own behaviour. We continue to smoke, eat or drink too much, and exercise too little, all of which affect our health and well-being. In trying to change behaviour (including our [...]

By |2019-01-07T16:22:20+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Encouraging Positive Mental Health

Mental health is becoming a more widely discussed topic. It’s apparent that maintaining positive mental health can contribute to stronger overall well-being. However, there is a stigma commonly associated with mental health issues that often prevents those from seeking help. Where do we begin? Our children. 14 percent of Australian children between the ages of [...]

By |2018-06-18T17:39:01+00:00June 18th, 2018|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

10 Tips for Teacher Wellbeing

Tips for teacher wellbeing from ReachOut Schools The busyness that comes with starting the new school year can come as a shock to the system when you’re still in relaxed holiday mode. Check out ReachOut Schools’ 10 tips for surviving the shift, and for making your wellbeing a priority in 2018.   How to keep [...]

By |2018-01-23T09:10:23+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

7 Ways People With A Purpose Live Differently

Flickr Images While the little things in life can certainly make your day, a growing body of research says keeping your eye on the long game can make a major difference in how much you enjoy your life. One recent study found that living your life with a sense of purpose could make you less [...]

The Virtuous Cycle

(Genuine) Engagement & Wellbeing enhance achievement, yet how many schools pursue achievement at the expense of engagement and wellbeing?   The following is an extract from my recently published manifesto, “Still Trying to Find X”.   It is essential that we create a Virtuous Cycle for all students in our schools.   The Virtuous Cycle relies on having positive relationships at its heart or [...]