ROMBi and Learning Disability Awareness Week 2022

ROMBi and Learning Disability Awareness Week 2022A learning disability, learning disorder, or learning difficulty is a condition that causes difficulties comprehending or processing information.Learning disabilities, disorders, and difficulties are have different effects on different people. Many who have a learning disability are able to work, have relationships, live alone and get qualific…

Trends for education in 2022

Trends for education in 2022 A recent article from Forbes highlighted that the 2 biggest future trends in education are; rethinking what we teach and rethinking how we teach it. Innovation in teaching and harnessing creativity is something that ROMBi founder, education specialist and psychoanalyst, Penny Georgiou is passionate about. ROMBi comes out of research and discovery at the cu…

Hitchhiker’s guide to Autism: A question from an autistic perspective

The Autistic Society describes autism as “a lifelong developmental disability which affects how people communicate and interact with the world.” As part of this theme, we wanted to look at how an autistic individual sees the world and what advice we can offer that goes to the heart of how they are feeling.We are delighted to be sharing this month’s Hitchhiker’s guide to Autism.Autism Awarenes…

Hitchhiker’s guide to Student Mental Health

March marks University Mental Health Day and this month ROMBi founder Penny is continuing to foster enduring change by raising awareness of the benefits of structured handplay for students struggling with aspects of mental health.There are a wide-range of support services available to students struggling with mental health concerns, through subject faculties and University-wide services. The…

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…