Wellbeing in Education

A wide range of resources, workshops and training materials to support mental health and wellbeing.

The Wellbeing in Education programme

The Wellbeing in Education Programme includes a Mental Health Network for colleagues working across Suffolk and a podcast that showcases work to support emotional wellbeing and mental health.

There are also a wide range of resources to support Emotional Based School Avoidance (EBSA). 

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CYP mental health and emotional wellbeing support
Information, advice and support for anyone concerned about the emotional wellbeing and mental health of a child or young person.
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Children and young people's wellbeing
Resources and training for educational settings to support the wellbeing of the Children and Young People they work with.
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Family wellbeing - information to support your child or young person's wellbeing
Parent and carer workshops and resources to help you support your young person's wellbeing.
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Staff wellbeing
Information, advice and guidance to support the emotional health and wellbeing of staff in schools and colleges.
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Whole school and college approach to wellbeing
Guidance for schools on adopting a whole school approach to supporting mental health and wellbeing.
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Latest wellbeing news and events
The Wellbeing in Education service provides links to useful webinars and regularly updated news.
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EBSA (Emotionally Based School Avoidance)
Advice to help children and young people who feel anxious about going to school
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Wellbeing in education podcasts
Podcasts created or recommended by the Wellbeing in Education Team
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Suffolk education mental health lead network
This network is for staff that work within an education setting.
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Jot the friendly robot emotional wellbeing tips for children
Meet 'Jot' the friendly robot who helps children in Suffolk with how they are feeling.
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Psychology and Therapeutic Services
The Psychology and Therapeutic Services (P&TS) work with children and young people from 0 – 25 years, as well as with the adults who care and work with them.
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Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and the Local Offer
Find information and support services for families with children and young people who have special educational needs and disabilities.
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