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BBC Headroom

Learn about self improvement online. Find out how good health can affect wellbeing and get information about stress, dealing with loss, anxiety, depression and mental illness.

BBC Health - Emotional health

Find out more about emotional health topics including mental health disorders such as phobias, depression and drug abuse.

BBC Parents

Learn about child development with this online guide for parents. Find information about building self-esteem in children and helping them deal with exam stress and bullying.

BBC Schools - Primary PSHE

Find primary PSHE resources for children aged 4-11 and their teachers including PSHE activities and games.

BBC Go Get it

Guide to personal and professional development for teenagers who want to increase their employability. Find information on careers, goal setting, self-improvement and personal presentation.

BBC Class Clips - Mental health

Learn about mental health with this library of videos on happiness, depression, binge drinking and self-harm.

Personal development courses

Increase your knowledge of personal development with these training courses listed by the UK's leading course finders.

Learn personal development on the web


Improve your personal development skills with these articles on self-help, psychology and master stress management. Find simple online exercises put together by mental health professionals.


If you're interested in a career in counselling or life coaching, why not consider training as a Samaritan?

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy

Comprehensive online guide on all aspects of psychotherapy. Find counselling training courses, jobs and news.


Get invaluable practical advice on tackling bullying, racism and challenging behaviour with this site for parents, teachers and those working with children.


Learn more about personal growth with relationship counselling, sex therapy, workshops, mediation, consultations and support through this website.

Virtual Psychology Classroom

Stay informed, up-to-date and interested in the study of psychology with this collection of educational material on psychology and psychiatric disorders.
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