These figures should shock us, but those that work in schools know the reality of mental health issues is staggering and overwhelming. We were thrilled to read about some schools taking an active approach in supporting their students, and we love being invited to work with many of you. We must take this seriously and support young people. Prevention is always better than cure.
Half of all state school teachers and employees in Victoria have experienced students in their school self-harming in the past year, a survey has found.