Category Archives: News

Kooth Issues Back to School Support Guides for Teachers and Students

Kooth, the UK’s leading provider of online digital mental health services, has today released two information packs offering support and guidance for teachers and pupils as they head back to school after the coronavirus lockdown.

XenZone Changes its Name to Kooth

XenZone, a leading provider of online mental health services, has changed its name to Kooth, rationalising its identity and ensuring simplicity for its users. No change is being made to the company’s brands, and the company remains committed to supporting the 5.4 million people across the UK who have access to Kooth. ENDS  For further […]

XenZone Issues Guide to Supporting Your Child on Exam Results Day

XenZone, the UK’s leading provider of online mental health services, has today released an information pack for parents and guardians to help support their children on exam results day.

XenZone data reveals spike in body image and eating difficulties as Government launch new anti-obesity campaign

· XenZone data shows shows children and young people (CYPs) presenting with issues around body image (+61.5%) and eating difficulties (+58.6%) have surged under lockdown · Concerns over body image and eating difficulties have also spiked amongst adult population· Dr. Lynne Green, XenZone’s Chief Clinical Officer: “Whilst any efforts to tackle eating difficulties should indeed […]

Anxiety and stress spike among children and young adults (40%) according to data from online mental health service

XenZone, the UK’s largest online digital mental health provider, has released new data today showing a concerning increase in the number of children and young people (CYPs) presenting with issues around anxiety/stress.

“Nothing is ever bad, it’s only how we perceive it”: Reece Parkinson and Kooth reminding students to stay calm ahead of exam results

“Nothing is ever bad, it’s only how we perceive it”: Reece Parkinson and Kooth reminding students to stay calm ahead of exam results

New Data from Kooth Shows 44% of Students Presenting with Anxiety/Stress Issues

XenZone releases new data showing that 44% of exam age students are presenting with issues around anxiety/stress

Catch 22 and XenZone launch new digital pilots to help support the mental health of victims of crime as a direct response to COVID 19

XenZone will support victims and families experiencing domestic and sexual abuse via the Victim First service  Catch 22 and XenZone are introducing two initiatives to provide mental health support to crime and domestic violence victims  Emotional abuse is up 59% and physical abuse is up %49 among children and young adults London, UK, 04 August […]

Kooth Joins Forces With Five Leading Influencers to Launch #PositiveFutures Campaign Ahead of Exam Results Fortnight

Reece Parkinson, Mikaela Loach, Louis Hopgood, Ben Pechey and Grace Mouat will share their mental health struggles during the exam results period School-related mental health issues surged during the pandemic: +246.4% Stress and anxiety among young people increased by 53% London, 3 August 2020 – Five of the UK’s best known Instagram influencers have joined […]

Jami and online mental health services XenZone to deliver online counselling and emotional wellbeing services to the Jewish Community

Online mental health and wellbeing service Qwell has been commissioned by the Jewish Association for Mental Illness (Jami) to deliver online mental health services Jami’s decision to commission Qwell follows on from the April launch of Kooth Student for the Jewish student population Qwell is accessible for anyone over 18, with no referrals, waiting lists […]

Kooth Debuts Innovative New Mini Activity Hub for Children, Teenagers and Young Adults

Kooth, the UK’s largest digital mental health support platform for children and young people, has launched a Mini Activity hub on the site, aimed at encouraging children and young adults to develop helpful habits, connect with others and express and manage their feelings. The new feature provides a range of activities to complete covering a […]

Trafford Council Extends Online Mental Health and Wellbeing Service Kooth to 19-25 year olds in Response to Covid-19

Kooth is a safe, anonymous service and is already available for free to 11-18 year olds in the area. This extension means that the service is now available to ALL young people aged between 11–25. Kooth is provided by XenZone, the UK’s largest digital mental health provider. Kooth has seen an increased demand for digital […]