Speakers: Ros McNeil, NEU; Nicola Butler, Children’s Play Policy Forum; Dr Amanda Smith, Poole Grammar School for Boys; Rachel Huggins, Internet Matters
14 September 2021
All-Party Parliamentary Group on a Fit and Healthy Childhood
“The Future of Safeguarding”
Chair: Steve McCabe MP
- Rachel Huggins, Internet Matters, with Dr Diane Levine, University of Leicester
- Nicola Butler, Children’s Play Policy Forum
- Dr Amanda Smith, Poole Grammar School for Boys
- Ros McNeil, National Education Union
As this was a Zoom meeting we are able to share a recording instead of the usual meeting notes.
Order and Timings:
00:00 Steve McCabe MP – Chair’s introduction
02:46 Rachel Huggins
14:41 Nicola Butler
19:20 Dr Amanda Smith
26:17 Ros McNeil
31:44 Questions and Discussion
You should also be able to read and follow the chat flow which has further questions and responses.
Links from the chat
From Mike Hawkins: NSPCC Training Resources for the Voluntary Sector
Internet Matters’ report “Wellbeing in a Digital World” can be downloaded here.
From Diane Levine:
https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00759/full: What works and what doesn’t work? A systematic review of digital mental health interventions for depression and anxiety in young people
There’s a helpful diagram in this paper (looks like an onion – page 422) that might help to focus interventions – it accounts for biological/physiological, psychosocial, community/cultural, natural and physical environment, family, and the individual etc.