Mental Health can affect everyone.
One in four individuals will experience mental health difficulties at some point in their lives. We all have emotional and mental health needs, and making it our priority to look after and maintain good mental health is vitally important, because it impacts on how we feel about ourselves as well as others around us. It can influence how we deal with life events, such as relationships and adapting to change. Therefore, looking after our mental health and wellbeing is just as important as looking after our physical wellbeing.
At the United College Group, we make the Mental Health and Wellbeing of all our students a priority at all our campuses, making sure that students mental health needs are our paramount.
The service comprises of a mental health team who provide practical, emotional and specialist support to all students. Our mental health team are professionally trained and widely experienced specialists. As Mental Health Advisors, they are accustomed and equipped to helping people from many different backgrounds and cultures with a wide range of personal, practical and academic concerns.
We work collaboratively within the Multidisciplinary team to provide you with the best possible support, enabling you to manage your wellbeing and academic studies and to get the most out of your time spent at the college.
For that reason, if you are experiencing any form of mental health concerns during your academic year, it doesn’t matter how significant or insignificant you may or may not believe it to be, please complete the online referral form and a mental health advisor will being it contact with you, to arrange an appointment to meet in order to discuss your needs and to offer you support.