Tag Archives: Children’s Mental Health

Preschool series tackling depression and anxiety in kids eyes toys and games with Bulldog Licensing

The BAFTA-winning children’s television production house, Sixteen South has signed Bulldog Licensing as its global licensing agency for Odo, the new preschool series scheduled to premiere on Channel 5’s Milkshake this summer and KiKA later this year. Aimed at kids aged three to five, Odo is designed to teach young …

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Book of Beasties to provide 500 London schools with kids’ mental health support through play

The Book of Beasties, a London-based start-up and team behind the mental wellness card game of the same name, has committed to providing up to 500 schools with free mental health support to better help children through the current coronavirus crisis. The move follows research conducted by the children’s mental …

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Opinion | Lines of communication: Supporting mental health is more important than ever

Home-schooling, social restrictions, country-wide lockdowns and increased screen time among families that propelled the conversation around children’s mental well-being into the spotlight over the last few months, as concerns rise over the impact of the pandemic on the health of our younger generations. With this in mind, founder of the …

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Book of Beasties to provide UK schools with children’s mental health support

The children’s mental wellness game developer, Book of Beasties has committed to providing all schools in the UK with free remote learning mental health support, to help children through the current crisis. The London-based startup, creator of a multi-award winning mental wellness card game is aiming to reach over 6 …

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Homegrown | Five Wild Ones and a mission to restore children’s routines

In the first of a series of articles exploring and celebrating the homegrown British toy design and production scene across all stages of its development, ToyNews dives into the thorny issue of maintaining structure at home through the country’s most chaotic chapter. We talk to the team helping make it …

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Kids’ mental wellness card game Book of Beasties partners with Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity

The children’s mental wellness game developer, Book of Beasties, has partnered with Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity in a bid to raise vital funds to support seriously ill children from across the UK. Book of Beasties is a multi-award winning children’s mental wellness resource developer and creator of the …

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Book of Beasties awarded Good Toy Guide stamp of approval for raising mental health awareness among children

Book of Beasties, a mental wellness card game created by an independent team of developers, has been awarded a much sought after accolade from Dr Gummer’s Play Guide and its Good Toy Guide expert testers. The game is now one among the first to focus on mental wellness to be …

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Mind matters: The brands changing your attitude towards mental health

Following some staggering recent findings into children’s mental health, brands working in the kids’ sector are beginning to assume the responsibility of opening up the topic of conversation for children and adults alike. Robert Hutchins explores how children’s entertainment and games are changing attitudes for the better

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