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A discussion on melanoma (skin cancer) as a teenager audio icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

A discussion on melanoma (skin cancer) as a teenager

Listen to three podcasts, with Jack Brodie and Dr Wendy McInally discussing young people aged 16 to 26 with melanoma (skin cancer).

Audio
20 mins
I had cancer - now stop supporting just me article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

I had cancer - now stop supporting just me

Jack Brodie, a former young person with cancer, recounts his experience. He discusses what it was like and what he hopes changes for other young people facing the disease in the future.

Article
5 mins
Winter Olympics 2022 article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Winter Olympics 2022

Team GB will be looking be build upon recent successes at Winter Olympics, as the 2022 Games in Beijing starts this month. You can dig deep into the Winter Olympics with our range of free resources.

Article
5 mins
Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics – Welcome to the risk takers and the fearless article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics – Welcome to the risk takers and the fearless

Simon Rea previews the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing and looks at who are Team GB's best chances of winning medals.

Article
5 mins
A head for heights: How athletes keep calm at altitude article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

A head for heights: How athletes keep calm at altitude

Many athletes at Beijing 2022 will find themselves in the start gate ready to race in an event which can threaten injury as much as promise victory. The question is how do they cope?

Article
5 mins
Why would British athletes choose winter sports? article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Why would British athletes choose winter sports?

What's the attraction of winter sports in a mild climate?

Article
5 mins
Climate change and alternative living: issues of adaptation and sustainability article icon

Nature & Environment

Climate change and alternative living: issues of adaptation and sustainability

Life on Earth is a collective force, generated from all living creatures, characterised by their diversities, differences and similarities.

Article
10 mins
Developing resilience in sport free course icon level 2: intermediate icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Developing resilience in sport

In this free course, Developing resilience in sport, you will explore how the concept of resilience can support athletes on their athletic development journey. You will examine how resilience can act as a buffer to protect against the challenges that might be faced by athletes and coaches. The protective qualities of resilience make it an ...

Free course
10 hrs
My career goal: Social care article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

My career goal: Social care

You can change lives by using your personal skills to aid those in need. Your communication skills, resilience and empathy are key assets when working in social care, a crucial societal structure that matters to everybody.

Article
20 mins
My career goal: Health and science article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

My career goal: Health and science

Whether your interest is in pharmaceuticals, disease treatment or chemical research, you can help break new discoveries and improve our scientific understanding. This page has info on career options from food science to forensics, and working for the NHS.

Article
20 mins
10 tips to beat the January blues article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

10 tips to beat the January blues

Feeling a bit low? Unmotivated? Tired? We’ve put together ten ways to beat the January blues, with a few FREE resources on OpenLearn to help you on your way.

Article
10 mins
Introduction to adolescent mental health free course icon level 1: introductory icon Badge icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

Introduction to adolescent mental health

This free course provides an introduction to adolescent mental health. The course is designed to encourage a greater understanding of mental health issues as well as to explore the variety of strategies that can be employed to support young people.

Free course
24 hrs