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Here are the resources we found for wellbeing for professionals:

Video

Five Ways to Wellbeing – Ideas for Young People

In this webinar, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores the ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing,’ and evidence-based approach to mental wellbeing which can be adapted for use by people of any age. She considers how we can engage with children and young people on the five ways to wellbeing.

Looking after You – Ideas for School Staff who support Pupils with Wellbeing Issues

In this video, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores five ideas to enable you to be the best support you can be to the children in your care, while looking after your own mental health.

Download

Presentation: Talking about Emotional Well Being in School

(Featured resource)Talking about emotional wellbeing in schools is a product from the BOND consortium. BOND (Better Outcomes New Delivery) was a Department for Education funded project to increase the capacity of the voluntary and community sector to deliver early intervention for youth mental health.

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ReachOut Professionals

ReachOut Professionals believes that with the right tools, any young person can be happy and resilient. They provide recommendations and advice for youth support workers, and educational professionals on a range of online interventions, tools and resources that can be used to support young people experiencing mental health difficulties and to build young people’s wellbeing and resilience.

Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council

Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council exists to support the development and sustainability of an effective voluntary and community sector, promoting the principle and practice of voluntary and community activity.

Aspiring Futures

Aspiring Futures are an organisation that offers a range of services to support women to aspire to more in life. These services aim to enhance quality of life, increase economic and career prospects and improve health and wellbeing.

Positive Participation

Positive Participation Asian Mental Health Services offer a wide variety of support for Asian people in a culturally sensitive manner. They are aiming to improve mental health among Asian people while preventing any emergent mental ill health.

Webpage

Digital 5-a-Day

(Featured resource)The Digital 5-a-Day provides a simple framework that reflects the concerns of parents/carers as well as children’s behaviours and needs. It can also act as a base for family agreements about internet and digital device use throughout both the holiday and term time.

Student Wellbeing Pack – Doodle

This pack contains 6 posters, either A2 or A1. The titles of the poster are; what does depression feel like, what does anxiety feel like, what does exhaustion feel like, what does stress feel like, the truth about energy drinks, and good mood food.

Parents’ Wellbeing

Children’s wellbeing is closely bound to their parents’ wellbeing. On this webpage from Young Minds, you can find out how to improve parents’ wellbeing and consequently their children’s wellbeing. This resource is for professionals who work in education or health and social care to help improve parents’ emotional wellbeing.

Pastoral Priorities

Pastoral Priorities contains a wealth of information and knowledge for staff working with young people in schools. It contains resources based around creating a strong pastoral care service which should be places at the heart of every school.

Research/report

Measuring and Monitoring Children and Young People’s Mental Wellbeing: A Toolkit for School and Colleges

This booklet takes at in depth look at mental health and wellbeing, and how schools and colleges can measure and monitor wellbeing in order to foster a safe and supportive environment for young people. This booklet is a comprehensive toolkit for schools and colleges and contains all the needed tools to start providing a space where young people’s mental wellbeing is protected and striven for.

The Damage of Debt

The Children’s Society has put together a report to talk about the impact of financial worries on the mental health of young people. There are around 2.4 million children living in families with problem debt in England and Wales. Children living in families with problem debt are 5 times more likely to be at risk of having low well-being than those who are not facing difficulties.

App / online service

WellMind App

WellMind is a free iOS and Android app from Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust. It is designed to help you with stress, anxiety and depression.

Online course

The Young Minds 360° Schools’ Community

Join the Young Minds 360° Schools’ Community to get regular tips and advice and learn more about workshops, training and resources from this wonderful organisation.

Video

Five Ways to Wellbeing – Ideas for Young People

In this webinar, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores the ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing,’ and evidence-based approach to mental wellbeing which can be adapted for use by people of any age. She considers how we can engage with children and young people on the five ways to wellbeing.

Looking after You – Ideas for School Staff who support Pupils with Wellbeing Issues

In this video, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores five ideas to enable you to be the best support you can be to the children in your care, while looking after your own mental health.

Organisation View all organisations

ReachOut Professionals

ReachOut Professionals believes that with the right tools, any young person can be happy and resilient. They provide recommendations and advice for youth support workers, and educational professionals on a range of online interventions, tools and resources that can be used to support young people experiencing mental health difficulties and to build young people’s wellbeing and resilience.

Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council

Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council exists to support the development and sustainability of an effective voluntary and community sector, promoting the principle and practice of voluntary and community activity.

Aspiring Futures

Aspiring Futures are an organisation that offers a range of services to support women to aspire to more in life. These services aim to enhance quality of life, increase economic and career prospects and improve health and wellbeing.

Digital 5-a-Day

(Featured resource)The Digital 5-a-Day provides a simple framework that reflects the concerns of parents/carers as well as children’s behaviours and needs. It can also act as a base for family agreements about internet and digital device use throughout both the holiday and term time.

Student Wellbeing Pack – Doodle

This pack contains 6 posters, either A2 or A1. The titles of the poster are; what does depression feel like, what does anxiety feel like, what does exhaustion feel like, what does stress feel like, the truth about energy drinks, and good mood food.

Parents’ Wellbeing

Children’s wellbeing is closely bound to their parents’ wellbeing. On this webpage from Young Minds, you can find out how to improve parents’ wellbeing and consequently their children’s wellbeing. This resource is for professionals who work in education or health and social care to help improve parents’ emotional wellbeing.

Research/report

Measuring and Monitoring Children and Young People’s Mental Wellbeing: A Toolkit for School and Colleges

This booklet takes at in depth look at mental health and wellbeing, and how schools and colleges can measure and monitor wellbeing in order to foster a safe and supportive environment for young people. This booklet is a comprehensive toolkit for schools and colleges and contains all the needed tools to start providing a space where young people’s mental wellbeing is protected and striven for.

The Damage of Debt

The Children’s Society has put together a report to talk about the impact of financial worries on the mental health of young people. There are around 2.4 million children living in families with problem debt in England and Wales. Children living in families with problem debt are 5 times more likely to be at risk of having low well-being than those who are not facing difficulties.

Online course

The Young Minds 360° Schools’ Community

Join the Young Minds 360° Schools’ Community to get regular tips and advice and learn more about workshops, training and resources from this wonderful organisation.

Video

Five Ways to Wellbeing – Ideas for Young People

In this webinar, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores the ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing,’ and evidence-based approach to mental wellbeing which can be adapted for use by people of any age. She considers how we can engage with children and young people on the five ways to wellbeing.

Looking after You – Ideas for School Staff who support Pupils with Wellbeing Issues

In this video, Dr Pooky Knightsmith explores five ideas to enable you to be the best support you can be to the children in your care, while looking after your own mental health.

Organisation View all organisations

ReachOut Professionals

ReachOut Professionals believes that with the right tools, any young person can be happy and resilient. They provide recommendations and advice for youth support workers, and educational professionals on a range of online interventions, tools and resources that can be used to support young people experiencing mental health difficulties and to build young people’s wellbeing and resilience.

Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council

Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council exists to support the development and sustainability of an effective voluntary and community sector, promoting the principle and practice of voluntary and community activity.

Aspiring Futures

Aspiring Futures are an organisation that offers a range of services to support women to aspire to more in life. These services aim to enhance quality of life, increase economic and career prospects and improve health and wellbeing.

Digital 5-a-Day

(Featured resource)The Digital 5-a-Day provides a simple framework that reflects the concerns of parents/carers as well as children’s behaviours and needs. It can also act as a base for family agreements about internet and digital device use throughout both the holiday and term time.

Student Wellbeing Pack – Doodle

This pack contains 6 posters, either A2 or A1. The titles of the poster are; what does depression feel like, what does anxiety feel like, what does exhaustion feel like, what does stress feel like, the truth about energy drinks, and good mood food.

Parents’ Wellbeing

Children’s wellbeing is closely bound to their parents’ wellbeing. On this webpage from Young Minds, you can find out how to improve parents’ wellbeing and consequently their children’s wellbeing. This resource is for professionals who work in education or health and social care to help improve parents’ emotional wellbeing.

Download

Presentation: Talking about Emotional Well Being in School

(Featured resource)Talking about emotional wellbeing in schools is a product from the BOND consortium. BOND (Better Outcomes New Delivery) was a Department for Education funded project to increase the capacity of the voluntary and community sector to deliver early intervention for youth mental health.

Research/report

Measuring and Monitoring Children and Young People’s Mental Wellbeing: A Toolkit for School and Colleges

This booklet takes at in depth look at mental health and wellbeing, and how schools and colleges can measure and monitor wellbeing in order to foster a safe and supportive environment for young people. This booklet is a comprehensive toolkit for schools and colleges and contains all the needed tools to start providing a space where young people’s mental wellbeing is protected and striven for.

The Damage of Debt

The Children’s Society has put together a report to talk about the impact of financial worries on the mental health of young people. There are around 2.4 million children living in families with problem debt in England and Wales. Children living in families with problem debt are 5 times more likely to be at risk of having low well-being than those who are not facing difficulties.

App / online service

WellMind App

WellMind is a free iOS and Android app from Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust. It is designed to help you with stress, anxiety and depression.

Online course

The Young Minds 360° Schools’ Community

Join the Young Minds 360° Schools’ Community to get regular tips and advice and learn more about workshops, training and resources from this wonderful organisation.