Whether through involvement in extracurricular student groups, in-school enrichment opportunities, or classes such as art and shop, students can benefit greatly from learning skills that are applicable to hobbies at home – both now while they are in school and in their futures as adults.
Your professional role might include teaching these skills directly or encouraging students to participate in classes and clubs where they can learn hobby-related skills. Certainly health content can include information about the benefits to mental health that hobbies can provide.
In an article titled How Do Hobbies Help Mental Health? and published on April 27, 2023, *Mercy Health staff writers explain various ways in which hobbies contribute to mental wellness.
*Mercy Health is a company that provides a system of health care services and is located in the state of Kentucky.