Published: 31 October 2019

This review identifies evidence on the relationship between social and emotional learning skills and mental health and wellbeing in children and young people. It also identifies strategies have been effective for educators to support children and young people to build social and emotional learning skills. Social and emotional learning skills are essential for building resilience and maintaining positive mental health and wellbeing.

Citation: Ciarrochi J, Gordon C and Jones S. Learning Resilience, and Social and Emotional (SEL) Skills: an Evidence Check rapid review brokered by the Sax Institute or Be You, 2019.

Date of completion: October 2019.

  • Read the full report at beyondblue.org.au (Note: this Evidence Check is hosted on the commissioning agency’s website)