We promote emotional well-being in our children by developing their self esteem and resilience.
Supporting young people through the many transitions they face in life is vital to their health and well-being. We aim to promote emotional well-being by developing our children and young people's self esteem and resilience.
Self-esteem is having feelings that we are:
Resilience is the ability to cope with changes and challenges and to bounce back after difficult times. The promotion of resilience is one of the main aims of our health promoting schools.
West Dunbartonshire provides services to help through our schools. For example,
A range of resources from Scottish Government covering bullying, mental health and personal and social education.
How we promote positive behaviour in our schools.
Find information on how to help children and young people who self-harm or who feel suicidal.