Senior Mental Health Leads Training

Date: 11 Nov 2021

BSW - Senior Mental Health Lead Training

Session1 - Wednesday 10th November 2021, 9am-5pm

Follow up Session 2 - Wednesday 23rd March 2022, 9am-12:30pm

Delegate materials

This page is for delegates attending the training events for schools in B&NES, Swindon and Wiltshire.

More information about these events can be found here.  

Key national documents 

Promoting children and young people's mental health and wellbeing: a whole school or college approach (PHE & DfE, 2021) 

Mental health and behaviour in schools (DfE, 2018)

Learning outcomes for senior mental health leads in schools and colleges (DfE,      

LA links to local and national resources

B&NES Public Health in Schools Programme

Swindon Healthy Schools: EWMH

Swindon's New Mental Health Schools Award

Wiltshire Healthy Schools: EWMH

Wiltshire whole school approach to mental health                                                            

Day 1 programme

Getting started - activity card 1

Pupil voice - activity card 2

Working with parents and carers - activity card 3

Parent and carer school website template all ages (B&NES)  

Support from your LA

B&NES offer

Swindon offer

Wiltshire offer


Anxious and protective parents - scenario 1 

Pupil too anxious for lesson - scenario 2

Pupil having panic attack - scenario 3

Staff not feeling confident - scenario 4

Self harm disclosure - scenario 5

Disruptive pupil - scenario 6

Sensitive issues in PSHE - scenario 7

Tacking stigma - scenario 8 

Dates of network meetings

Thursday 13th January 2022 3:30-5:00pm

Wednesday 8th June 2022 3:30-5:00pm

Wednesday 21st September 2022 3:30-5:00pm

Details of follow up session 2 to follow!