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Place2Be: “Return to School Resources”

‘Place2Be’ has put together a series of resources focused on community recovery, to help headteachers and school staff start to bring their schools back together following recent challenging times. Viewable online or downloadable as PDFs, click below to view their dedicated primary and secondary education resources:

Mental Health Foundation: “Returning to School after lockdown”

The Mental Health Foundation have recently reviewed and updated their information and support pages for the next return to school after the third national lockdown finishes. There is a range information including tips for teachers, tips for parents and caregivers, tips for school leaders and more. Check it out here:

How parents and carers can support children’s mental health and wellbeing

In a fantastic in-depth yet accessible guest blog for ‘Place2Be’ Professor Stephen Scott CBE, Professor of Child Health and Behaviour at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London, writes about “the role parents and carers can play in supporting their children’s mental health”. Check it out on the ‘Place2Be’ here:

‘Place2Be’ – FREE Training Available

The mental health charity ‘Place2Be’ has launched its online 5 week CPD certified ‘Mental Health Champions – Foundation Programme’ to help teachers and other school-based staff gain a deeper understanding of Mental Health. This online course can be an introduction or a refresher. It’s completely free to UK qualified teachers and school-based staff in open […]