Conversation starters

Suggested activity for University Students

Starting a conversation about mental health is an excellent way to challenge the stigma and get people thinking and talking about their perceptions of mental health and mental illness.

Here are a few suggested conversation points relevant to University Students.

  1. What are the main concerns students have around their mental health? 
  2. Do you think Covid-19 has made students more or less aware of their mental health and self-care? 
  3. How supported did you feel moving from Secondary School to University? Where did the support come from? 
  4. How can universities better support the mental health of their students? 
  5. What tips would you share with new/incoming students about looking after their mental health on campus? 

Strength card activity

Suggested activity for University Students

Starting a conversation about mental health is an excellent way to challenge the stigma and get people thinking and talking about their perceptions of mental health and mental illness.

Here are a few suggested conversation points relevant to University Students.

  1. What are the main concerns students have around their mental health? 
  2. Do you think Covid-19 has made students more or less aware of their mental health and self-care? 
  3. How supported did you feel moving from Secondary School to University? Where did the support come from? 
  4. How can universities better support the mental health of their students? 
  5. What tips would you share with new/incoming students about looking after their mental health on campus?