Maintaining positive mental health into adulthood

This lesson will focus on how to maintain positive mental health into adulthood and what support is available to enable young people to achieve this. This lesson covers issues about mental health. If this is a sensitive topic to you, we recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of these is not a relaxation strategy recommended for those living with Social Anxiety Disorder?

1/5

Q2.Mental illness is not the same as mental health.

2/5

Q3.Negate is a way of making something ____________

3/5

Q4.Moving house, financial worries, childcare issues and having a heavy workload are all examples of everyday stressors. Will these happen to most of us at some point in our life?

4/5

Q5.Stressors are expected or ___________ challenges we face in everyday life. Which word is missing from this definition?

5/5

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of these is not a relaxation strategy recommended for those living with Social Anxiety Disorder?

1/5

Q2.Mental illness is not the same as mental health.

2/5

Q3.Negate is a way of making something ____________

3/5

Q4.Moving house, financial worries, childcare issues and having a heavy workload are all examples of everyday stressors. Will these happen to most of us at some point in our life?

4/5

Q5.Stressors are expected or ___________ challenges we face in everyday life. Which word is missing from this definition?

5/5

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Maintaining positive mental health into adulthood

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of the definitions below is the correct one for 'connection'?

1/7

Q2.Wellbeing is the state of being comfortable and _________.

2/7

Q3.Stigma is a feeling of shame associated with a particular circumstance, quality or person. Is this definition correct?

3/7

Q4.Which is an example of a good way to connect with people?

4/7

Q5.Which of these could could add stress into our stress container?

5/7

Q6.Which of these would NOT help to let stress out of our container?

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Q7.What is always a good starting point in maintaining positive mental health?

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Quiz:

Maintaining positive mental health into adulthood

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of the definitions below is the correct one for 'connection'?

1/7

Q2.Wellbeing is the state of being comfortable and _________.

2/7

Q3.Stigma is a feeling of shame associated with a particular circumstance, quality or person. Is this definition correct?

3/7

Q4.Which is an example of a good way to connect with people?

4/7

Q5.Which of these could could add stress into our stress container?

5/7

Q6.Which of these would NOT help to let stress out of our container?

6/7

Q7.What is always a good starting point in maintaining positive mental health?

7/7

Lesson summary: Maintaining positive mental health into adulthood

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