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    Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye

    By Dr Erica Borgstrom, Dr Kerry Jones, Dr Sharon Mallon

    This article explores experiences of children and young people’s death anxiety as a result of COVID-19, and the impact of the pandemic and death on staff working in care establishments, and how grief was reported in UK newspapers.  

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    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Dec 2020

  • Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye

    Grief and COVID-19: Mourning what we know, who we miss and the way we say goodbye Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Photo 38319189 © Marcel De Grijs | Dreamstime.com New content
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 02 Dec 2020
    This article explores experiences of children and young people’s death anxiety as a result of COVID-19, and the impact of the pandemic and death on staff...
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    All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2020

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

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Oct 2020

  • All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2020

    Introductory level Updated 28 Oct 2020
    Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.
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    Grief during COVID-19: supporting our colleagues to return to work and thrive following loss

    By Dr Kerry Jones

    Even if we have been fortunate enough not to experience loss ourselves during this pandemic, there may be colleagues who have. So, how can we support grieving colleagues during these challenging times? 

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Oct 2020

  • Grief during COVID-19: supporting our colleagues to return to work and thrive following loss

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Oct 2020
    Even if we have been fortunate enough not to experience loss ourselves during this pandemic, there may be colleagues who have. So, how can we support...
  • The benefits of outdoor green and blue spaces

    By Dr Jitka Vseteckova

    The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an increased focus on the value of participating in nature. This article explores how outdoor spaces can improve our mental health.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2020

  • The benefits of outdoor green and blue spaces

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 12 Oct 2020
    The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an increased focus on the value of participating in nature. This article explores how outdoor spaces can improve our mental...
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    How can acceptance and commitment therapy help carers in challenging times such as the COVID-19 pandemic?

    By Dr Jitka Vseteckova

    Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (also known as ‘ACT’) is a type of psychological therapy used for people who feel ‘stuck’ due to complex life circumstances. This article explains more and offers some top tips.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Sep 2020

  • How can acceptance and commitment therapy help carers in challenging times such as the COVID-19 pandemic?

    How can acceptance and commitment therapy help carers in challenging times such as the COVID-19 pandemic? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pixabay
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Sep 2020
    Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (also known as ‘ACT’) is a type of psychological therapy used for people who feel ‘stuck’ due to complex life circumstances...
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    08 Sep 2020

  • How race, gender, age and class affects the way people are perceived

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Sep 2020
    What prejudices does society have when it comes to race, gender age and class? Our short animation explores…
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    Neurodiversity: What is it and what does it look like across races?

    By Mel Green

    How does a person’s ethnicity and the perspectives of different cultures affect the identification of neurological difference? Mel Green explores in this article on neurodiversity.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Sep 2020

  • Neurodiversity: What is it and what does it look like across races?

    Neurodiversity: What is it and what does it look like across races? Creative commons image Icon Marcus Young for OpenLearn under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Sep 2020
    How does a person’s ethnicity and the perspectives of different cultures affect the identification of neurological difference? Mel Green explores in this...
  • Five tips for relaxing during difficult times

    By Dr Mathijs Lucassen

    Modern life can leave many of us feeling stressed out. Here Dr Mathijs Lucassen offers five tips so that you can relax.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    22 Jul 2020

  • Five tips for relaxing during difficult times

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Jul 2020
    Modern life can leave many of us feeling stressed out. Here Dr Mathijs Lucassen offers five tips so that you can relax.
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    All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2020

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

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    29 May 2020

  • All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2020

    Introductory level Updated 29 May 2020
    Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.
  • The impact of COVID-19 on linguists and their mental health

    By Séverine Hubscher-Davidson

    The coronavirus pandemic of 2020 has impacted on every area of our lives. Severine Hubscher-Davidson explores what the mental health impact of coronavirus among linguists can tell us about the mental health impact of coronavirus in society.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 May 2020

  • The impact of COVID-19 on linguists and their mental health

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 May 2020
    The coronavirus pandemic of 2020 has impacted on every area of our lives. Severine Hubscher-Davidson explores what the mental health impact of coronavirus...