What we do
Aaron is 15 years old and has Asperger syndrome. He worked with a teenage sleep counsellor after finding his poor sleep affected his mood, and ability to attend school. In this video, he talks about his experience working with a sleep counsellor and the effect it has had.
We’re excited to announce the next instance of our Sound Sleep Online training course, adapted from Sleep Scotland’s popular Sound Sleep training day. Everyone who attends via Zoom will receive a teaching resource pack for professionals working with school-aged children and teenagers, to raise awareness of the importance of sleep for emotional and physical wellbeing.4th August 2020
How has the coronavirus pandemic affected our sleep? If there is any consensus on the pandemic’s effects on sleep across the world, it is that it’s had a profound impact. As there’s evidence for both benefits and detriments, the overview below explores the nature of that impact. While further studies are needed for scientists to say28th July 2020
We live in unprecedented times. This article explores the importance of sleep for children and teenagers together with some challenges presented to young people by the unique conditions of the coronavirus pandemic. Youths may have trouble with learning and social development if their sleep is inadequate. Sleep deprivation impairs decision making and reduces attention and28th July 2020
Hours: Part time 26 hours per week (Monday to Thursday 9.30am to 4pm) Salary range: £22,063 – £24,832 pro-rata Salary: £22,063 pro-rata i.e £16,389.66 per annum for 26 hours Contract: Permanent Closing date: 9.00am, Monday 17 August 2020 Interview date: 31 August 2020 (Via Zoom)27th July 2020