Podcasts - HeadStart Wolverhampton

Podcasts - HeadStart Wolverhampton

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News, interviews and student shows from Wolverhampton’s HeadStart project, funded by The Big Lottery UK
Episode 31: Mental health in Black African communities with Deanson Senda
Nov 6 • 48 min
Deanson is one of HeadStart Wolverhampton’s School Support Coordinators, and works with school students and staff in two of HeadStart target areas in the city: Bilston East; and All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall. Deanson was born in…
Episode 30: In conversation with Zohra Khaku, Director of the Muslim Youth Helpline
Oct 30 • 13 min
In the show today, we’re going to hear a conversation I recorded a couple of weeks ago with Zohra Khaku. Zohra is the Director of the Muslim Youth Helpline, a national award-winning charity helpline that provides free and confidential faith and culturally…
Episode 29: ‘A SUMO Special’ from Trinity CE Primary
Oct 24 • 9 min
In this episode of the HeadStart podcast, we’re back at Trinity CE Primary school for a ‘SUMO Special’. SUMO stands for ‘Stop, Understand, Move On’ and is a set of strategies created and explained by Paul McGee. Megan, Adi and Olivia from Year 5 and Year…
Episode 28: The World Mental Health Day podcast from Trinity CE Primary
Oct 16 • 9 min
October 10th was World Mental Health Day, and the following day HeadStart was in one of our partner primary schools, Trinity CE Primary, to record a podcast with three young people from Year 5 and Year 6. Yara, Amitoj and Mason did a great job of sharing…
Episode 27: Mental health in the Punjabi community with Shuranjeet Singh, Taraki.uk
Oct 4 • 43 min
In this episode of the HeadStart podcast, I had the great pleasure of speaking to Shuranjeet Singh. Shuranjeet is a mental health advocate and campaigner, and the founder of Taraki, a service which works with the Punjabi community, and especially with men…
Episode 26 - ‘Fitting in, and Relationship Stresses’ from Moreton School
May 18 • 20 min
Bonus Episode: From the HeadStart Popup shop for Mental Health Awareness Week
May 14 • 17 min
May 14th to 20th 2018 is Mental Health Awareness Week. On 12th May, the HeadStart team showed our support for the campaign by opening a popup shop in The Mander Centre, full of activities to support people with stress, in line with the ‘Stress: Are We…
Episode 25: The ‘Stress: are we coping?’ podcast for Mental Health Awareness Week 2018, from Moreton School
May 3 • 12 min
In this episode of the HeadStart podcast, Kyle, Amy, Millie and Libby from Y8 and Year 9 at Moreton School take control of the mics in expert style to explore stress for Mental Health Awareness Week 2018. What is stress? Is it normal? When does it become…
Episode 24: ‘Exam success with less of the stress’ at Moreton Community School
Apr 30 • 8 min
Episode 24: ‘Exam success with less of the stress’ at Moreton Community School
Episode 23: Mental health and well-being in the Punjabi-speaking community
Mar 27 • 18 min
Mental health in the Punjabi-speaking community
Episode 22: In conversation with Maddison
Mar 8 • 21 min
Discussing the effect of traumatic experiences with Maddison, aged 16
Episode 21: Discussing Depression and Anxiety with Thomas at The Nightingale Centre
Mar 2 • 15 min
In this episode we talk to Thomas, a Year 11 student attending The Nightingale Centre in Wolverhampton. Thomas experienced several years of severe issues with depression and anxiety. In the podcast, we talk to him about the impact of transition from…
Episode 20. Anorexia: in conversation with Zoë at The Nightingale Centre
Feb 26 • 29 min
In the latest episode of the 4YP podcast, I’m speaking to Zoë, a Year 11 student who attends The Nightingale Centre.
4YP Radio with Matthew and Liam at The Nightingale Centre
Feb 9 • 22 min
In this episode of the 4YP podcast, we’re at the Nightingale Centre in Wolverhampton. Nightingale work with young people, who, for a variety of reasons, are not attending mainstream schools. Many of the young people they work with have battled, and are…
4YP Talking Heads: Young Carers with Spurgeons UK
Feb 2 • 8 min
Young carers working with Spurgeons UK discuss their challenges at home at school.
4YP Radio: in conversation with Callum and William at the Braybrook Centre
Jan 23 • 13 min
In the latest episode of the 4YP Radio show, I speak to Callum and William, two Year 9 students at the Braybrook Centre. Braybrook is the Key Stage 3 Pupil Referral Unit for Wolverhampton for young people with social and behavioural difficulties, and…
The challenges of the festive period for young people: in conversation with Nikki Mattocks, Time To Change Young Champion
Dec 21, 2017 • 14 min
The challenges of the festive period for young people: in conversation with Nikki Mattocks
4YP Talking Heads at Bantock Primary School - Part Two
Dec 15, 2017 • 11 min
Young people at Bantock Primary share their thoughts, feelings and opinions on a set of probing questions, including “Who is your greatest role model?”, “What is your biggest fear?” and “What are your hopes and dreams for the future?”
4YP Talking Heads at Bantock Primary School - Part One
Dec 14, 2017 • 11 min
Young people at Bantock Primary share their thoughts, feelings and opinions on a set of probing questions, including “Who do you talk to, when things aren’t going well?”, “What has been the biggest challenge of your life?” and “What makes you happy?”
4YP Radio at The Orchard with Kia and Ollie: a conversation about bullying
Dec 4, 2017 • 16 min
A conversation about bullying
Bullying and mental health - in conversation with Jodie Goodacre, Time to Change Young Champion
Nov 22, 2017 • 26 min
As part of our podcast theme for November of anti-bullying, I spoke last week to Jodie Goodacre. Jodie is one of Time To Change’s Young Champions, young people with direct experience of mental health issues who work alongside the Time To Change team to…
4YP Radio for Anti-bullying week at The Orchard Centre: Tia and Tommy
Nov 14, 2017 • 23 min
4YP Radio for Anti-bullying week at The Orchard Centre: Tia and Tommy
4YP Radio for Anti-bullying week at The Orchard Centre: in conversation with Kai and Alice
Nov 13, 2017 • 22 min
This week, 13th to 17th November, is anti-bullying week. Anti-bullying week, organised by The Anti-Bullying Alliance, encourages young people, schools, and professionals to discuss and act on the issue of bullying.
The HeadStart Autumn Conference Part 2 - Alison Cope, Claire Birkenshaw, Ken Corish
Oct 14, 2017 • 23 min
HeadStart Conference - Alison Cope, Claire Birkenshaw, and Ken Corish
‘Befriending the Austrians and slugs in my bed’ - in conversation with Caitlin and Holly from Central Youth Theatre
Oct 12, 2017 • 26 min
‘Befriending the Austrians and slugs in my bed’ - in conversation with Central Youth Theatre
The HeadStart Autumn Conference Part 1 - Dr. Pooky Knightsmith, Paul McGee and Kay Price
Oct 11, 2017 • 26 min
HeadStart Autumn Conference Part 1 - Pooky, Paul and Kay
“Take a minute, change a life”: a podcast for World Suicide Prevention Day 2017
Sep 7, 2017 • 27 min
A podcast for World Suicide Prevention Day
‘My life with Joshua, and what he can teach us all’ - in conversation with Alison Cope
Sep 5, 2017 • 31 min
In conversation with Alison Cope
In conversation with Claire Birkenshaw
Aug 31, 2017 • 39 min
An in-depth conversation with Claire Birkenshaw. Claire is recognised by the TES as the first Headteacher in the UK to transition gender while in post, and now works as an Equalities and Diversity Consultant with schools and other organisations nationwide.
4YP Radio - Colton Hills reflect on Getting Ahead Residential
Jun 19, 2017 • 3 min
Colton Hills 4YP Radio Show - Getting Ahead Reflections
In conversation with Dr. Pooky Knightsmith and Kevin Pace
Feb 18, 2017 • 31 min
In conversation with Dr. Pooky Knightsmith and Kevin Pace
An interview with Paul McGee, The SUMO Guy
Jul 20, 2016 • 14 min
Richard interviews Paul McGee aka The SUMO Guy