Improving student mental wellbeing and tackling the stigma attached to mental illness.
Who we are
Think Positive is NUS Scotland’s student mental health project. The project aims to find ways to support students experiencing mental ill health, tackle stigma and discrimination, and promote wellbeing in colleges and universities
Guide to self-management
Our new guide to self-management has been launched and we hope you find it a useful resource.
On Monday 3rd September we’ll be holding a launch event at Norton Park Conference, Edinburgh, where we’ll be discussing the projects in more depth and exploring ways you can develop your work in this existing area.
This week Reena, our Student Health Project Coordinator, was over at West Lothian College for NUS Scotland’s event ‘Lead and Change’. This is an annual flagship training programme for new and returning officers. Here’s a little bit about what she got up to!
On 15thJune we were joined by students’ associations, universities and colleges from all over Scotland to celebrate students’ fantastic achievements at the Healthy Body Healthy Mind Awards. We were absolutely blown away by the dedication and passion shown by students and staff on the submissions we received. Here’s a look back at some of the winning projects.