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For professionals working with young people Schools and teachers

We know how important the wellbeing of your pupils is to you. That’s why our schools programme helps you to put wellbeing at the heart of your schools' improvement, with mental health resources, training and tips and advice for school staff.

How we can support you, your school and your pupils

Whether it's through the resources and advice on our website, our bespoke training courses, or our consultancy and service design offer, we can support your whole school and give you the confidence to make a difference.

 

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    We have a range of information, advice and resources, including wellbeing activities, toolkits and webinars to help you support your pupils.

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    Our courses cover a wide variety of mental health topics that promote whole-school wellbeing and help improve mental health support for your pupils.

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    Our service design consultancy will support you to commission, design and improve mental health support across your school.

How you can get involved with our work

Signpost a young person, parent or teacher to our website

We offer a wealth of information and advice for young people, parents and professionals to help them look after their mental health and the mental health of those around them.

Explore our website

Get bespoke training in your school

Our in-house training brings our uniquely immersive mental health and participation training to your organisation, placing young people and their lived experience at the heart of service design and delivery.

Read more about training in your organisation

Download resources for your next class

We have tools and resources for teachers, pupils and parents to help ensure crucial mental health understanding is shared across the people you interact with every day.

View our resources

Join our 360° Schools Community

Sign up to our community of schools and teachers to get information, resources and tips that give you the tools you need to look after your pupils' mental health and wellbeing.

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We offer training to support whole school improvement

Consultancy and service design

A whole school approach is the most meaningful and impactful way to build resilience in your staff and pupils, including those who are more vulnerable.

We support senior leaders and commissioners to assess school systems and embed approaches that will help pupils and staff learn to cope with adversity, enjoy learning, and look after their mental health and wellbeing.

Take a look at our consultancy and service design offer to see how we can support you to improve your school's mental health support.

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Mental health training

We know how important the wellbeing of your pupils is to you, but it can be difficult to know where to start.

Our schools’ training offer will give you the skills and knowledge to make mental health and wellbeing a core and rewarding part of your job.

Browse our mental health training courses to see what would best suit your school's needs and sign up.

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As a school, this programme has helped to build capacity in staff in relation to early intervention and resilience, has changed the mindset of staff, and the drive and focus on this helps give staff confidence in this area.
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Get resources and advice to your inbox

We know that you want to do everything you can to support the wellbeing of your students, but sometimes it can be hard to know where to start.

That's why we created our 360° Schools Community: to share information, resources and tips that give you all the tools you need to look after your pupils' mental health and wellbeing.

Sign up now to start receiving e-newsletters packed with the latest free teaching resources, videos and tips straight to your inbox.

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Resources and materials

Our resources will help equip your whole school community to build resilience and improve wellbeing.

Support classroom conversation with our resilience cards

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Our packs of resilience cards help pupils build conversation around mental health in 1:1 or group settings. Each pack contains one instruction card and 31 prompt cards featuring a resilience statement.

These cards encourage pupils to identify the resilience they already have in their lives and recognise why building resilience is vital to coping with difficulties.

You can buy a pack of resilience cards from our shop: