This petition was submitted during the 2017–2019 Conservative government

Petition Mental Health Education and coping strategies to be taught in schools

Let's look to prevention rather than cure and enable young people with awareness skills and coping strategies taught in schools so as to enable them to not feel so helpless when faced with depression, anxiety and the like further in life.

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The Government has published a document called a 'green paper' that says what it wants to do about young people and mental health issues.

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