Mental and Emotional Health in Schools: Effective Strategies and Support
All-Through Schools | Online
This free CPD certified online course helps school staff recognise and respond to signs of poor mental health and support their own and other's emotional health, increasing mental wellbeing in schools.
We have made this course free to support schools as they respond to the challenges of COVID-19 and its impact on the whole learning community.
On completion of this online course, staff will:
Recognise and respond to signs of poor mental health
Understand boundaries and professional responsibilities
Understand the importance of following safeguarding procedures
Have strategies to support their own and other's emotional health, increasing mental wellbeing in school
This free CPD certified online course takes 45-90 minutes and is designed for staff working with pupils aged 9-18.
It combines knowledge and understanding about emotional and mental health in school with practical tools and the opportunity to reflect with interactive case studies, role-plays and dialogues
Note: Access to the course is for 1 year from the date of enrolment, but you can re-enrol for free.
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"I'm not an expert on mental health but I want to know how to respond to kids who are struggling."
"Love the range of practical activities, underpinned by theory and the range of credible sources."
"Lots of great opportunities to pause and reflect independently or with colleagues."