|Mental Health training
|Mental health in schools: the role of leaders in supporting positive wellbeing
Free webinars on mental health in schools offer from The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust
Presented by four experts in the education sector, our free webinar series will explore the roles and responsibilities school leaders have in supporting mental health and wellbeing in their educational setting. You’ll hear about the principles behind implementing a whole school approach to mental health and will be provided with practical tools and guidance. These free webinars are suitable for leaders working in a range of educational settings and who have an interest in mental health and wellbeing.
There are four webinars in this series:
You can register to watch the webinars here.
- Mental health in schools: an introduction to mental health leadership
Thursday 20 October 2022: 4 – 5pm
In this introductory webinar, we’ll share the role that school leaders can play in ensuring good mental health and wellbeing – for children, young people and staff.
- Mental health in schools: leadership and wellbeing in early years
Tuesday 6 December 2022: 4 – 5pm
This webinar on will focus on promoting the social, emotional and mental health of children and adults in early years settings.
- Mental health in schools: leadership and wellbeing in primary settings
Tuesday 7 February 2023: 4 – 5pm
In this webinar we will explore the topic of anxiety and how it presents within school, or through school avoidance. We will consider some practical ideas for making primary schools feel like a safe space for learning.
- Mental health in schools: leadership and wellbeing in secondary settings
Tuesday 25 April 2023: 4 – 5pm
In this webinar, Heather Daulphin, will explore the range of mental health and wellbeing challenges presented in secondary settings and how students, and staff, can be supported with these.
They want to make their webinar series as helpful as possible, whichever setting you work in. You might be a headteacher, a member of the school senior management team, a designated mental health lead, governor or SENCo.
The free webinars support their online training course Senior mental health lead training: a whole school approach