Open Lab Meeting: December

We hosted our third Open Lab meeting on Tuesday 7 December on the theme:

Racism and children & young people’s mental health in the UK

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Our speakers were the successful applicants from our second funding call on Voices, Power & Attitudes, and had the chance to explain more about their upcoming research:

  • Dr Yasmin Ahmadzadeh (Kings College London) – Transmission of experiences of racism, anxiety and depression in families (TRADE)

  • Dr Shioma-lei Craythorne (Aston University) – Understanding young people’s experiences of racially motivated appearance focused bullying

  • Dr Verity Jones (University of West of England) – Improving wellbeing and mental health relating to racism in 10-11 year olds: a Bristol case study

To find out more about their research visit:

In case you missed it, we have shared their presentations below.

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