Supporting the mental health of primary aged children
This course explores what mental health is and how some condition may present; what some of the protective and risk factors are; and why it’s so important to address in school.
As experienced Special Educational Needs educators and leaders, we will give you a real perspective of what it’s like to live with a mental health condition and will provide you with strategies to support children with a diagnosis or who present with traits of.
To know what ‘mental health’ means and why it’s important to address in school.
To know the protective and risk factors that can impact mental health.
To have some practical ideas to support children’s mental health: as a school, in a class and individually.