When I Worry About Things

When I Worry About Things is a collection of animated films that use personal testimony to explore mental health issues from the perspective of children. The films explore bullying, OCD, depression, anorexia and panic attacks. These resources were produced by BBC Teach and are suitable for use with children aged 8-13.


When I Worry About Things Being a bully: Ariana's story

This clip uses the real first-person testimony from Ariana, a young Albanian girl whose family valued boys higher than girls, to create an intimate and direct tone. The open and honest narration will help students develop a sense of empathy with her and recognize the parallels with their own lives. In the film, Ariana relates how her family background led ...
  • 2016
  • 00:04:29
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/24/2021

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