Andrea Chatten is the Managing Director & Lead Children's Emotional & Behavioural Psychologist at Unravel. She is also the author of The Blinks novels supporting children's well-being. Here, she discusses the work that psychology service Unravel does with children, their teachers and their families…

Cath Hunter is a therapeutic consultant, trainer, play therapist and author with over 30 years’ experience of working with schools, children and families. Here, she discusses reflective language and its impact on children with behavioural issues…

Thursday 13 October 2016

• Almost a third of Brits (32%) don’t believe their school education prepared them for adult life

• Computer Science, Law and Psychology are the most popular modern GCSEs adults wish they could take now

• Almost a fifth of 18% of 18-24 year olds said they strongly disagreed that school set them up well for real life

• Would You Pass quiz tests if adults could pass GCSEs in modern subjects


Smartphone addicts are more anxious and have lower self-esteem than nature lovers, new research by the University of Derby has revealed. A team of researchers carried out a survey to study people’s phone use and their connection to nature.