Book of Beasties: Mental Wellbeing For All Children
We provide a suite of wellbeing solutions that can be used in many different environments, with all children. From our Card Games and lesson plans that promote better emotional literacy, to our digital SEL platform covering the social emotional learning standards framework recognised in the UK and US.

Enjoyed by thousands of people worldwide with children aged 5-15, Book of Beasties puts children’s mental wellbeing at the top of the learning agenda.

We know mental health worries effect us all in different ways, and we expect people to have different reactions to Book of Beasties. So the game and accompanying resources have been designed to be to be as inclusive as possible, with opportunities for everyone to engage.

Book of Beasties is changing conversations with children about mental wellbeing one game, one story... and one Beastie at a time
The Mental Wellness Card Game: Professional Edition
The multi-award winning, psychologist endorsed and university accredited mental wellness card game that aspires to raise emotional literacy, teach resilience, empathy and encourage the open conversation about mental wellbeing.

An easy to learn card game for up to five or six players, in which they must help as many Beasties as possible. Each character represents a manifestation of anxiety, depression, corresponding features emotions that are to be discussed and helped using items and actions that translate into wellness exercises.

The Professional Edition is supports more than 120,000 children in schools, services and holiday camps globally, discussing good posture and exercise, healthy eating, deep breathing, yoga, origami, creative tasks and much more.

For ages 7-12
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The Beastie Guide and Lesson Plan
To accompany The Mental Wellness Card Game: Professional Edition this guide has been developed in collaboration with teachers, SENCOs and psychologists offering a comprehensive walk through the whole from reasonings behind its creation, to set up, delivery of the game and best use case.

The tools and resources section delves deeper into the Beasties, Items, Yoga, Comforts and corresponding activities, which are fun, effective and require minimal materials to perform.

The lesson plans included in the guide provide structure to the games use to simplify the user experience, however does not dictate how it should be delivered.

All lessons, discussion topics, assessments and assets can be found in School Portal, for which the password is featured in the guide.
Social Emotional Learning Resources
“Using playful learning on the curriculum to make education the adventure it deserves to be.”

In response to the COVID19 lockdown, we developed a series of social emotional learning kits that can be used as part of the SEL solution for schools and services, or at home to extend the wellbeing benefits of The Mental Wellness Card Games.

Join the ongoing Book of Beasties saga and embark on an epic adventure with Oscar, Abi and the Beasties around the world and through time, exploring endless mental wellbeing and social emotional activities, discussions, art projects, fact files and more.

Sign up to check out some of our learning kits for free here.

For all ages
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The CPD Workshops
Our hour long CPD accredited workshops are delivered by a Mental Health First Aid Trained team member, who will visit you at your school to train any member of your team from teachers to SENCOs and all other support staff.

Attendees benefit from a full presentation, reviewing the game and guide in detail enabling those who will be delivering the resource with the pupils to get the most out of the wellness elements of Book of Beasties' games and resources.

We will ensure the game is used to the best of it's capabilities in encouraging open conversation about mental wellbeing, and show why we think this is one of the most important mental wellbeing resources for children and young people available today.

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Upcoming Workshops
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