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A Positive Approach to Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing in Schools Conference

Event code SCH 21/433 
Event description At a time of crisis for many schools, we want to ensure that we are there to provide practical guidance, insights and a place to galvanise the education sector. Together we can overcome the challenges presented by COVID-19 and beyond as well as those huge challenges schools already face, such as funding, workforce and staff and pupil wellbeing.

This one-day virtual conference is your chance to hear from leading experts and practitioners and take away proven strategies and resources to make a real difference to your students, staff and communities. The day will address issues of mental wellbeing across all aspects of education.

Key topics will include: Anxiety, resilience, Neuroscience, emotional wellbeing, supporting students affected by SEMH, SEND wellbeing, staff wellbeing, Leadership coaching and whole school positive cultures.

Resources: this leading event is the only place where you will gain access to a practical session alongside take away resources during, and after the event to ensure continuous support
Practical strategies: build resilience, support transition and gain new approaches to support pupil and staff experiencing depleting mental health and wellbeing
Support pupils and staff affected by social emotional mental health issues: hear from expert practitioners and benefit from the latest research including:

Natasha Devon – Communication and mental health
Amy Brann – What does a health brain need?
Kelly Hannaghan - Preventing staff burnout with purposeful staff wellbeing
Adrian Bethune - Wellbeing in the primary classroom
Speaker biographies are on the attached document

This conference will run as an interactive Zoom session. Confirmed delegates will be e-mailed the link 24 hours prior to the session. Please ensure you are able to access Zoom at least 1 hour prior to the session. Please note that Zoom courses are not recorded.

If you have not used Zoom before and require helpful tips, we recommend having a look at these:
How to join a Zoom meeting for delegates
Join a test meeting to familiarise yourself 
Training objectives  
Key stages
All image Foundation image KS1 image KS2 image KS3 image KS4 image KS5 image 14-19/24 image 
Subject areas Health & Wellbeing
Target audience
Leadership Team / Managers / Newly Qualified Teachers / PRU Manager / SEN Co-ordinator / SENIF Practitioner / Senior Leaders / Subject Leaders / Teachers / Teaching Assistant
target audience
Qualification level
Zoom course, use own computer, XXX XXX map
Training Provider The Education People - Professional Development Service
Admin contact Victoria Parker (
Kelly Hannaghan
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 12
Funding information £120 or 12 credits per person
20% VAT will be added at the point of invoice
Start date Wednesday 3 February 2021
Times 09:15-15:15
Number of sessions 1