Helpful Information and Resources
Below are some resources relating to Boarding School which may be of interest – videos, articles, and links
Video podcast with Piers Cross talking about some of the costs of co-ed boarding.
Free Facebook Community
A community for those to connect with others and develop further awareness of how their boarding school education may have impacted their development as children and subsequent behaviour as adults.
A place to see beyond Privilege
Book and article recommendations
on the subject of Boarding Schools
Nick Duffell’s book has received wide acclaim from doctors, therapists, educators, writers and general readers. It describes the history and social context of boarding, the inevitability of ‘Boarding School Syndrome,’ as well as the process of de-constructing a ‘Strategic Survival Personality.
Wounded Leaders: British Elitism and the Entitlement Illusion – a Psychohistory.
by Nick Duffell, Lone Arrow Press 2014, trade paperback.
Boarding School Syndrome: The psychological trauma of the 'privileged' child.
by Joy Schaverein. 2015.
by Nicki Simpson. 8 Jun 2018
Sad Little Men: Private Schools and the Ruin of England
by Richard Beard.