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Professional resources

MindMate has lots of resources which can help support the work you do.

Our pages for young people and for parents may be useful for your reference. Use the search function (top right of any page) to search key words. The resource bank below is a collection of useful documents and web links gathered by other professionals in Leeds.  Use the filters to help search.

If you have ideas about resources we could add, or a topic you would like to see, please let us know using the contact form at the bottom of this page.

‘In Our Hands’ resources for professionals

Free leaflets on various mental health issues plus variety of useful information

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‘Pushing Buttons’ cycle

A one page visual diagram depicting a helpful approach to understanding teenage behaviour , how we as parents / carers might be part of this,...

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A public health approach to promoting young people’s resilience

Promoting young people’s resilience is an important part of a public health approach to securing good outcomes for this age group. This document sets out...

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Anna Freud Centre – resources for schools

A wide range of free resources for schools professionals in the area of youth mental health and emotional wellbeing

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Anxiety and Me

Short film (8 minutes) where three young people discuss how anxiety impacted on their lives at school, exploring what helped and what didn't. Based on...

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Anxiety; Mood Juice self-help guide

A printable set of pages which contain information, practical activity sheets and references for further reading so that young people can 'learn more about anxiety...

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Bereavement pathway for children and young people in Leeds

A handbook that sets out how services can improve the support they offer to children and young people who are bereaved. The service pathway focusses...

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Bereavement; Mood Juice self-help guide

A printable set of pages which contain information, pracitical activity sheets and references for further reading so that young people can learn more about bereavement...

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Books on prescription: Anxiety, worry and panic

Reading Well Books on Prescription encourage young people to understand and manage their health and wellbeing using self-help reading. The scheme is endorsed by health...

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Books on prescription: Body image and eating disorders

Reading Well Books on Prescription encourage young people to understand and manage their health and wellbeing using self-help reading. The scheme is endorsed by health...

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YoungMinds

UK’s leading charity committed to improving the wellbeing and mental health of children and young people has an extensive informative website for young people and for adults supporting them.

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MindEd

MindEd e-learning portal is a huge free educational resource on children and young people’s mental health; to help you become informed and better equipped when supporting children and young people. Try searching for a given topic, e.g. ‘loss and grief’ or ‘eating problems’.

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NHS Choices (youth mental health)

An information hub on youth mental health offering young people advice and help on mental health problems including ‘why do I feel so down?’ and ‘tips for coping with depression’.

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