Beyond the HYPE Blog

Let’s Walk & Talk

An insightful blog into the world of physical activity and exercise.

The HYPE Project Research team wrote a blog post describing the project for the SMaRteN (Student Mental Health Research Network) website.

Late childhood to early adulthood is a vulnerable period for the onset of long-term physical and mental health conditions. It is also a period of increased risk for the development of harmful health behaviours. In addition, this period is marked by significant life changes. These include the transition from child and adolescent to adult health services, moving out of home for the first time, and going to university or beginning employment. It is for these reasons that we, at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London, have developed a project dedicated to improving the health of young people… Read more