Teacher Wellbeing – More Than Just a Breakfast?

Teacher Wellbeing

Writing in the Guardian, Adams observed that workload for teachers is leading to a recruitment and retention crisis (Adams, 2018). In recent years staff wellbeing has come sharply into focus and staff mental health is as important as student mental health, with a recent Guardian article citing that ‘the number of teachers seeking mental health […]

Children’s mental health: Key learnings from The Good Childhood Report 2021

Children's mental health

Every year The Children’s Society produces a report which pulls together a number of research projects. In particular, the 2021 report relied on the research conducted by the University of Essex (in their Understanding Society project) and the Millennium Cohort Study run by the University College London. It heavily focused on the impact of the […]

We are a training provider on the DfE assured list! Don’t miss the chance to apply for a DfE grant to fund your senior mental health lead training programme

We are a training provider on the DfE assured list! Don't miss the chance to apply for a DfE grant to fund your senior mental health lead training programme

We are proud to announce that, as the Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools in partnership with Leeds Beckett University, our Senior Mental Health Lead Training programmes have been approved to be a part of the Department for Education Approved Training Course Provider Framework. All state schools and colleges in England will […]

GCSE results and the correlation with children and young people’s mental health

GCSE results and the correlation with children and young people's mental health

GCSE results day 2021 is today and according to The National Centre for Social Research (NatCen) study, published in the BMJ Open Journal, mental health at ages 11-14 was independently linked to educational success at age 16. The study analysed responses from 1,100 children aged 11-14 from the Understanding Society study and used the National […]

Consultation: The views from senior leaders on mental health in schools and colleges

Working with our partners at Leeds Beckett University, as the Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools, we consulted with highly engaged senior leads for mental health from 12 schools to inform the House of Commons Select Committee evaluation of the government’s implementation of mental health strategy. Here we share their views: The […]