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Resources - Emotional Health & Wellbeing

North Yorkshire primary schools sharing the benefit of focusing on emotional health and wellbeing through the resilience project

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

DfE training module for schools to support the implementation of the mental health learning outcomes including videos of some taught PSHE lessons with a focus on mental wellbeing

Promoting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing

Government guidance on the 8 principles of a whole school or college approach to promoting mental health and wellbeing

North Yorkshire County Council Guidance & Support

Needs based guidance for Social and Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) for Children and Young People in North Yorkshire

This document has been developed to support professionals working with C&YP to help identify the best way to provide support in North Yorkshire

Mini Market Place

Overview of services to support children and young people’s emotional and mental wellbeing in North Yorkshire

Young Persons guide to mental health

Support including local support in North Yorkshire

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.

NYCC Mental health toolkit

resources, communication and links to share with children, young people and families

Public Health England resources for supporting mental wellbeing

These resources were aimed at supporting during covid-19 but many still remain relevant for all C&YP

Compass Phoenix

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

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

North Yorkshire Children Safeguarding Partnership Child & Family Bereavement Support and information

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


YoungMinds have a range of materials and resources to support schools


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


Resilience Framework and supporting materials

Winston Wish

{rovides a wealth of training and resources to support children and young people experiencing bereavement