Guidance for professionals in Gloucestershire working with young people with mental health or emotional wellbeing concerns
Educational resources, national and local lesson plans and PinK curriculum resources about mental health topics.
A self-assessment and improvement tool for school leaders. This tool signposts evidence from research and practice. It offers prompts for debate and activity bringing everyone together and building on existing practice, identifying new programmes and interventions, setting priorities and implementing and evaluating change.
A four stage self-assessment and improvement tool:
Stage 1- Identify what happens and what matters in your school
Stage 2- common language and commitment
Stage 3- capacity and relationship building
Stage 4- tracking and evaluating progress, embedding and sustaining practice.
time to change
It's hard enough to experience mental health problems, without having to face the judgement, shame and isolation that often surrounds them. That's why we want to end mental health discrimination. Click here to visit our website which includes lesson plans and information for professionals to use with young people.
NICE has developed a range of online learning resources in collaboration with partners and has identified a range of additional tools to support the implementation of NICE guidance. This includes Children’s Attachment which is aimed at professionals working with children who are in care or on the edge of care.
MindEd provides free educational resources containing advice, guidance and information on managing a wide range of mental health issues in children and teens.
This pack contains factual information, case studies, a book list with suggested reading as well as other avenues for guidance, support and advice. It aims to promote greater understanding of grief, highlight the importance of listening and also some templates for sharing information. Below are two links for charities that provide more information as well as some lesson plans from the Child Bereavement Trust.
PinK Curriculum Resources
Local lesson plans
5 ways to wellbeing
One Act of Kindness Shared (OAKS)
- Emotions cards
- Emotions discussion sheet
- Emotional health lesson plan (year 8)
- Emotional health lesson
- Emotional health task
- Emotional Health Lesson (year 8)
- Mental health quiz
- Myths about emotional health
- Myths about emotional health (answers)
- The importance of being mentally healthy
A New TrueTube film for Mental Health Awareness Week
Emily is a poet and a teacher, and has bipolar disorder. It's a mental health illness that means she can feel very down or very up for no reason whatsoever. With eloquence and humour she describes how it feels, how she manages it, and how she'd like society to be more understanding and accepting of mental health disorders.
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