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    Beyond belief: talking to the dead

    By Dr Sara MacKian

    Are paranormal experiences real? Can being 'spiritual' help with the way you feel about death, dying and grief? This film interactive delves into spiritual healing and your views on life after death...

    New content

    Take part now: Beyond belief: talking to the dead about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 May 2021

  • Beyond belief: talking to the dead

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Beyond belief: talking to the dead Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license New content
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 07 May 2021
    Are paranormal experiences real? Can being 'spiritual' help with the way you feel about death, dying and grief? This film interactive delves into spiritual...
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    Mental health jargon quiz

    By Dr Mathijs Lucassen, Dr Jitka Vseteckova

    There is a certain amount of jargon or specialised terminology that is used in the mental health field. But what does it all mean? Take this quiz to find out what you know...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Apr 2021

  • Mental health jargon quiz

    Mental health jargon quiz Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Apr 2021
    There is a certain amount of jargon or specialised terminology that is used in the mental health field. But what does it all mean? Take this quiz to find out...
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    All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2021

    Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.

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    Radio Programme

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Apr 2021

  • All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2021

    Introductory level Updated 14 Apr 2021
    Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.
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    Stress Awareness Month

    Stress Awareness Month is held every April to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for stress. We've put together some of our top FREE related resources.

    Read now: Stress Awareness Month about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Apr 2021

  • Stress Awareness Month

    Stress Awareness Month Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 117477862 © Kiosea39 | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Updated 13 Apr 2021
    Stress Awareness Month is held every April to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for stress. We've put together some of our top FREE...
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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Apr 2021

  • The impact of walking and socialising through 5 Ways Café on people living with dementia and their carers: A volunteer’s perspective

    The impact of walking and socialising through 5 Ways Café on people living with dementia and their carers: A volunteer’s perspective Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 130974925 © Mayya Abdullayeva | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Apr 2021
    The 5 Ways Dementia Friendly Café in Milton Keynes includes a guided walk for those with dementia. Andrew, a volunteer from the cafe explains more about the...
  • Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact

    By Emily Coode, Dr Katja Rietdorf

    Rare Diseases Day is celebrated annually on the last day of February. This ‘rare day’ which occurs on the 28th February, or once every 4 years, the 29th of February was an apt choice for Rare Diseases Day. Many people do not fully appreciate what...

    Read now: Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    26 Feb 2021

  • Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact

    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 26 Feb 2021
    Rare Diseases Day is celebrated annually on the last day of February. This ‘rare day’ which occurs on the 28th February, or once every 4 years, the 29th of...
  • Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness

    By Dr Naomi Holford

    Transgender and non-binary children and young people are more visible than ever – but their voices are not often heard.

    Read now: Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Updated on:

    16 Feb 2021

  • Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness

    Beginner level Duration 10 mins Updated 16 Feb 2021
    Transgender and non-binary children and young people are more visible than ever – but their voices are not often heard.
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    Wellbeing and mental health collection

    The mental health and wellbeing collection (Wales) provides a hub of free, bilingual resources that aim to promote positive wellbeing and support good mental health.

    Read now: Wellbeing and mental health collection about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Feb 2021

  • Wellbeing and mental health collection

    Wellbeing and mental health collection Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Shutterstock
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 15 Feb 2021
    The mental health and wellbeing collection (Wales) provides a hub of free, bilingual resources that aim to promote positive wellbeing and support good mental...
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    Rhwyd Gymorth: A allwch chi helpu rhywun mewn angen?

    By Dr Mathijs Lucassen

    Bydd pob un ohonom yn wynebu heriau personol, ond a allech chi gael effaith gadarnhaol ar fywyd rhywun? Rhowch gynnig ar ein ‘Rhwyd Gymorth’ i weld a allwch chi helpu pedwar o bobl. 

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    Activity

    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Feb 2021

  • Rhwyd Gymorth: A allwch chi helpu rhywun mewn angen?

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Rhwyd Gymorth: A allwch chi helpu rhywun mewn angen? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 15 Feb 2021
    Bydd pob un ohonom yn wynebu heriau personol, ond a allech chi gael effaith gadarnhaol ar fywyd rhywun? Rhowch gynnig ar ein ‘Rhwyd Gymorth’ i weld a allwch...
  • Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Feb 2021

  • What LGBTQ+ Relationships Can Teach Us About Love

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 12 Feb 2021
    Listen up straight couples. Here’s why LGBTQ+ relationships tend to be happier according to science.

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    Beyond belief: talking to the dead

    By Dr Sara MacKian

    Are paranormal experiences real? Can being 'spiritual' help with the way you feel about death, dying and grief? This film interactive delves into spiritual healing and your views on life after death...

    New content

    Take part now: Beyond belief: talking to the dead about Managing projects through people

    Activity

    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 May 2021

  • Beyond belief: talking to the dead

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Beyond belief: talking to the dead Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license New content
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 07 May 2021
    Are paranormal experiences real? Can being 'spiritual' help with the way you feel about death, dying and grief? This film interactive delves into spiritual...
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime

    Mental health jargon quiz

    By Dr Mathijs Lucassen, Dr Jitka Vseteckova

    There is a certain amount of jargon or specialised terminology that is used in the mental health field. But what does it all mean? Take this quiz to find out what you know...

    Read now: Mental health jargon quiz about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Apr 2021

  • Mental health jargon quiz

    Mental health jargon quiz Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Apr 2021
    There is a certain amount of jargon or specialised terminology that is used in the mental health field. But what does it all mean? Take this quiz to find out...
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: BBC

    All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2021

    Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.

    Learn more: All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2021

    Radio Programme

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Apr 2021

  • All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2021

    Introductory level Updated 14 Apr 2021
    Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.
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    Stress Awareness Month

    Stress Awareness Month is held every April to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for stress. We've put together some of our top FREE related resources.

    Read now: Stress Awareness Month about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Apr 2021

  • Stress Awareness Month

    Stress Awareness Month Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 117477862 © Kiosea39 | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Updated 13 Apr 2021
    Stress Awareness Month is held every April to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for stress. We've put together some of our top FREE...
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 130974925 © Mayya Abdullayeva | Dreamstime.com
    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Apr 2021

  • The impact of walking and socialising through 5 Ways Café on people living with dementia and their carers: A volunteer’s perspective

    The impact of walking and socialising through 5 Ways Café on people living with dementia and their carers: A volunteer’s perspective Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 130974925 © Mayya Abdullayeva | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Apr 2021
    The 5 Ways Dementia Friendly Café in Milton Keynes includes a guided walk for those with dementia. Andrew, a volunteer from the cafe explains more about the...
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    Journeying through wellbeing: Exploring mental health and wellbeing

    By Dr Sharon Mallon, Helen Dare

    Life can be a series of ups and downs. Sometimes it can be hard to know if we fully understand what is meant by terms such as mental health and wellbeing. In this article, we will explore these terms and how our mental health and wellbeing is...

    Read now: Journeying through wellbeing: Exploring mental health and wellbeing about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2021

  • Journeying through wellbeing: Exploring mental health and wellbeing

    Journeying through wellbeing: Exploring mental health and wellbeing Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Shutterstock
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Mar 2021
    Life can be a series of ups and downs. Sometimes it can be hard to know if we fully understand what is meant by terms such as mental health and...
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    Support for you and your mental health

    By Helen Dare, Shabina McGhan

    With one in four of us experiencing a mental health problem at some point in our lives, it is important that we know where to turn for advice and seek help when we need it. 

    Read now: Support for you and your mental health about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2021

  • Support for you and your mental health

    Support for you and your mental health Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Image by KrapOlga from Shutterstock.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Mar 2021
    With one in four of us experiencing a mental health problem at some point in our lives, it is important that we know where to turn for advice and seek help...
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    Time management and study

    By Helen Dare

    Whether you’re a full or part-time student, studying is likely to mean adding another commitment to your life. Having a lot to balance can sometimes affect our wellbeing and leave us feeling overwhelmed. 

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2021

  • Time management and study

    Time management and study Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Image by Pixelbliss from Shutterstock.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Mar 2021
    Whether you’re a full or part-time student, studying is likely to mean adding another commitment to your life. Having a lot to balance can sometimes...
  • Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact

    By Emily Coode, Dr Katja Rietdorf

    Rare Diseases Day is celebrated annually on the last day of February. This ‘rare day’ which occurs on the 28th February, or once every 4 years, the 29th of February was an apt choice for Rare Diseases Day. Many people do not fully appreciate what...

    Read now: Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    26 Feb 2021

  • Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact

    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 26 Feb 2021
    Rare Diseases Day is celebrated annually on the last day of February. This ‘rare day’ which occurs on the 28th February, or once every 4 years, the 29th of...
  • Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness

    By Dr Naomi Holford

    Transgender and non-binary children and young people are more visible than ever – but their voices are not often heard.

    Read now: Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness about Managing projects through people

    Article

    10 mins

    Updated on:

    16 Feb 2021

  • Supporting young trans people’s rights to health and happiness

    Beginner level Duration 10 mins Updated 16 Feb 2021
    Transgender and non-binary children and young people are more visible than ever – but their voices are not often heard.