Since the death of his younger brother, who sadly took his own life last year, Alex has made a point of educating his audience about the importance of not only physical but also mental health during the Pandemic has made mental health an even bigger struggle for many who have lost their jobs, lost family members, or generally feeling isolated and alone

With passion to show how important it is for us to recognize and protect our mental health, he shared an Instagram post from him and his brother in October and summarized the caption with the words: ” I made a promise to Llŷr [his] brother] that I will be tireless in my mission to transform mental health in schools For you my boy ”

In addition to working at a busy A&E station, Alex dedicated his 2020 year to campaigning for better mental health education and resources. Last November, Alex announced that he had written a book called Live Well Every Day writes This was a project he had been working on for some time, but his brother’s death drove Alex to complete the book.His brother was very proud of the book idea and on the side, Alex wanted to publish a resource that would help improve health young people to improve both mentally and physically

On 3 January 2021, Alex shared a post on Instagram with a handwritten sign that read “BORIS LET’S TALK #MentalHealthMatters” After speaking to mental health charities, teachers, parents and educators, Alex decided to reach out to the UK government to propose some important changes to the UK curriculum that would help prevent the loss of teenagers to suicide

Thousands shared the Instagram post, and today Alex shared the news that Prime Minister Boris Johnson was listening and they had met to discuss Alex’s proposal

In addition to a photo of Dr Alex George and Boris Johnson, who sat at social distance, read:

“I was named Mental Health Ambassador It hasn’t sunk in yet and I’m not sure if it ever will. I’m really humble. In my role, I will be working closely with the government to bring about mental health.” to make it an absolute priority ”

Alex continued to thank him for the position he was offered. He will take up the unpaid position immediately and work closely with the Ministry of Education – although he remains independent from the government. He will also be taking part in the new Mental Health Action Group in Education Chaired by Children Secretary Vicky Ford and University Secretary Michelle Donelan, Alex will help the government by researching how they are helping young people to be well-being, especially as they return to school and university when COVID restrictions are lifted

Dr Alex George named Young Mental Health Ambassador This shows more evidence that government agencies are using influencers in their campaigns The latest news included information on the UK government’s marketing spending on test and trace influencers.Examples like this could be a sign of the future, with the government realizing how they will benefit from the The following and the target groups of the influencer can benefit

Many people, mainly GenZ and Millennials, are now turning to social media for their news as opposed to traditional news outlets. With that in mind, it makes sense that government agencies consider spending a larger budget on influencer marketing as the The influencer pilot’s success and dedication are undeniable when it comes to reaching and educating an audience

Neve Fear-Smith is the Staff Writer at Talking Influence.She is passionate about the influencer marketing landscape and loves to keep up with the latest news, trends, and new platforms to see all of Neve Fear-Smith’s posts

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