Dr. Wendy Sims-Schouten’s research, funded by The Wellcome Trust, reveals a different story than expected when it comes to the Victorian’s approach to children’s mental health. In essence, little has changed over the last 100 years in our approach to these issues. The organisations and agencies involved struggled then, just as they do now. Although the use of language may have changed, many of the same stigmas surrounding mental health still exist today.
Sims-Schouten, W. and Edwards, S. (2014)
Report commissioned by the Roberts Centre and Blagrave Trust.
Download ‘Report Boost Project Final Oct 2014’ (pdf)
Sims-Schouten, W. and Edwards, S. (2015)
Download ‘My Time Report’ (pdf)