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Resources - Emotional Health & Wellbeing

Government Guidance for Schools

Relationships Education, Relationships & Sex Education and Health Education statutory guidance for all schools.

These elements will become statutory for all schools in September 2020.

Promoting children and young people’s emotional health and wellbeing.

A whole school and college approach from the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Coalition.

North Yorkshire County Council Guidance & Support

Personal, Social, Health Education and Citizenship Guidance for schools including a curriculum entitlement framework

Includes the statutory relationships education, relationships & sex education & health education learning outcomes. Also signposts to a range of teaching and learning resources.

Support for schools opening to a larger number of pupils during COVID-19 when considering the wellbeing aspects

Support for pupils and parents in primary schools during COVID-19 in relation to mental and emotional wellbeing

Support for pupils and parents in secondary schools during COVID-19 in relation to mental and emotional wellbeing

Supporting LGBT children and young people

A guide for professionals who work in North Yorkshire, provides information about teaching resources and support for LGBT young people

Compass Buzz

Work (free of charge) with North Yorkshire schools to increase the skills, confidence and competence of staff dealing with children’s emotional and mental health concerns through delivery of tiered training sessions and professional consultations, expert advice and guidance

NYCC

North Yorkshire County Council support pages for children and young people which signpost to a range of supporting services in each district and includes the North Yorkshire Pathway of support for children and young people who self-harm and /or think about suicide

Sleep Clinic Support

Information about the sleep clinic that can provide one to one support for families in Scarborough and Ryedale for children who are 12 months and older

Recovery College Online

Recovery College online has a range of information about specific mental health issues (including online CPD modules). There is a section aimed specifically at teachers as well as sections aimed at young people and parents. This link is to the teacher section

Support for pupils and parents in primary schools during COVID-19 in relation to mental and emotional wellbeing

Other Available Support for Schools

Anti-Bullying Alliance

Anti-Bullying Alliance including information about the theme for the annual anti-bullying week that runs every November

Anna Freud

Anna Freud have a range of materials and resources to support mental wellbeing in schools

Mentally Healthy Schools

Mentally Healthy Schools website collates a range of information and resources to support schools

Charlie Waller Memorial Trust

Charlie Waller Memorial Trust Guidance for schools and colleges on how to write a mental health and wellbeing policy, plus a template and further information as appendices

NCB

A whole school framework for emotional well-being and mental health, NCB

YoungMinds

YoungMinds have a range of materials and resources to support schools

Childline

Childline have a range of supporting information, particularly useful for young people themselves to access

BoingBoing

Resilience Framework and supporting materials