Providing wellbeing resources for our community

This section of our website is for resources to help improve our community’s general wellbeing. We shall be adding content to this over time, so please pop back regularly.

Mental Health

Mental Health in Academia, The Bulletin, 49:3 (2018). Two members from our Accessibility Network share their experiences and offer some advice on how to navigate mental health issues at different career stages in academia.

Stress Management

At our 2017 Annual Meeting in Ghent, we hosted a workshop on stress management facilitated by Mind, the mental health charity. You are welcome to download and share the presentation below.

At our 2018 Annual Meeting in Birmingham, Bernie Lynch from mental health charity Mind facilitated a workshop on Building Resilience: Maintaining Your Ability to Stay Mentally Healthy. The presentation slides can be downloaded below. If you have any questions or suggestions for further workshops please get in touch with Andrea Baier.

We have also added a section to our Annual Meeting website dedicated to what provisions we have in place to support delegates with medical, physical and mental health needs.

If you have thoughts on other wellbeing resources we could provide, please do not hesitate to get in touch.