Media Initiated Stories

 

TVNZ One News - NZAC/MoE Research and counselling in schools https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/school-counsellors-call-more-funding-increased-staffing-demand-surges-post-lockdown?fbclid=IwAR0y1wvEQIY09OGuhgnU9cSMeCCkz6XvROzmUsHSgoZWY7zhOygMcC4yPao

Health Central – how to choose a counsellor – to be published in April 2020

Consumer Magazine – https://www.consumer.org.nz/articles/how-to-find-a-therapist

22/02/2020: Young people's internet use concerning https://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/life/119335208/young-peoples-internet-use-concerning-experts-say

7/03/2020: NZ Herald – Smartphone Addiction https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12309825

28/02/2020 - NZ Herald – Changes and shortages with anti-depressant fluoxetine https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12312057

22/02/2020: Timaru Herald – youth access to self-harm material online https://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/life/119335208/young-peoples-internet-use-concerning-experts-say

18/02/2020: Whakatane Beacon – increase in mental health call outs for St John Ambulance in the Eastern Bay area https://thebeacon.co.nz/2020/02/mental-health-call-outs-up-70/?fbclid=IwAR3C8WFw0_5amaYW01bFWLMWyRqy2XMuLcHln-hPwpWEv9KuS2Br6wFN7HM  

 28/01/2020: NZ Herald – young people and social media -  https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12303685

27/01/2020: NZ Herald social media and young people -https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12302609

15/12/2019: NZ Herald – Christmas and consumerism https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12292792

13/11/2019: Waikato Times and Stuff – need for qualified counsellors in high schools https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/education/117047963/principals-plea-for-more-trained-counsellors-in-secondary-schools

6/11/2019: Radio NZ interview on self-harm -https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/402623/rising-rates-of-youth-hospitalised-after-self-harming

6/11/2019: Otago Daily Times, Increased youth self-harming - https://www.odt.co.nz/star-news/star-national/rising-rates-youth-hospitalised-after-self-harming

1/11/2019: Radio NZ – gumboot campaign and SGC caseloads https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/2018720364/school-counsellor-caseloads-dangerous-association

31/10/2019: Gumboot Fund not sustainable https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/117014807/mike-kings-gumboot-fund-counselling-scheme-not-sustainable-counsellors-say

29/10/2019: TV One interview Counsellor shortage - https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/principals-urgent-plea-more-trained-counsellors-help-high-school-students?auto=6098645320001

21/09/2019: NZ City - More counsellors in schools https://home.nzcity.co.nz/news/article.aspx?id=297948

16/09/2019: Stuff, Timaru Herald - https://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/115689105/stress-bigger-concern-than-alcohol-for-south-canterbury-young-people-survey-reveals?fbclid=IwAR04KkKPL32bLsqJ8gCDAgL7QmLlR-h-MsDNvDa44G_5Pfkn5KqVdkBvgus

20/08/2019: Listener Anxiety and young people - https://www.noted.co.nz/currently/currently-social-issues/anxious-why-kids-need-to-know-its-ok-to-be-average