Children's Mental Health Week 2022

Children's Mental Health Week 2022This week we are celebrating Children's Mental Health Week and this year's theme ‘Growing Together’. As we come together, we are encouraging children (and adults) to consider how we have grown over the last year, and how we can help others to grow.Place2Be’s campaign explains that ‘Growing Together is about growing emotionally and finding ways to help each oth…

Releasing Motivation for 2022 and learning through puzzle work

Releasing Motivation for 2022 and learning through puzzle work At the end of 2021, we reflected on how we can address a lack of motivation through our ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to Lethargy’ article. The article was born out of question put to ROMBi founder, Penny Georgiou via Quora; ‘What do you do when you don't want to do anything?’. Penny explained that “we can read how we are f…

Hitchhiker’s guide to lethargy

Today’s ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide To’ was born out of question put to ROMBi founder, Penny Georgiou via Quora; ‘What do you do when you don't want to do anything?’. Something we are all too familiar with? Penny responded as follows: For us humans, at least from my experience and from awareness of the struggles of people who speak about their impasses - especially within education, exploring a…

Hitchhiker's Guide To Dyslexia

This month’s ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide To’ is all about dyslexia in support of Dyslexia Awareness Week and Dyslexia Awareness Month.Dyslexia is the world’s most common condition, with 10% of the global population experiencing effects. Dyslexia Week is an annual event to raise awareness of dyslexia.The British Dyslexia Association has created a space here, for people to share their stories to enrich…

Hitchhiker’s Guide To Literacy: UNESCO’s International Literacy Day

Hitchhiker’s Guide To LiteracyAs part of this month’s ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide To’ we’re supporting UNESCO’s International Literacy Day and looking at how ROMBi is supporting children and adults with literacy.International Literacy Day is an annual awareness day which celebrates the importance of literacy worldwide.UNESCO’s website highlights that over 775 million adults struggle with basic liter…

Hoarding and spatial awareness-: How ROMBi can help.

A hoarding disorder can be described as acquiring an excessive number of items and storing them in a chaotic manner. This may result in visibly unmanageable amounts of clutter or in less tangible forms.Signs of a hoarding disorder can include finding it hard to categorise or organise items, having difficulties making decisions and/or keeping items that may have little or no monetary or perso…