Promoting mental health in schools is crucial not only for its students, but also for its staff. Having a well thought through and clear mental health policy than encompasses both staff and students can be an effective tool in the journey to embed strong emotional and mental health values across a school.
Mentallyhealthyschools.org has collected a range of Mental Health Policy examples from schools around the country which you can use to design and model your own. You can view those here:
Please see below for some live local examples taken (with permission) directly from Derby City Schools: