Katie O’DonoghueThe Little Squirrel Who Worried, and the forthcoming The Little Otter Who Tried. She is also an art psychotherapist, accredited by the Irish Association of Creative Arts Therapist and is completing a PhD in Health Psychology at University College London.is the author and illustrator of
Taken from one of our Book Discovery sessions, in this webinar, Katie shares advice for developing children’s mental wellbeing and resilience, using wellbeing activities as well as drawing, colouring and writing. Below the video you can also find further resources and activities to use with the children in your class or at home.
- For more information on Katie’s work, including her books and workshop, you can visit her website
- For more resources and activities you can use in your classroom, including mental health and wellbeing activities that can be used with any book see our Mental health awareness resources webpage
- For advice on what to read next see our book list of further picture books to help children explore their emotions
- For more support with mental health in your school or classroom visit The Anna Freud Centre’s Mentally Healthy Schools resource library or Young Minds Mental health resources and advice