Minds Ahead, in collaboration with Leeds Beckett University, are proud to announce the ‘School Mental Health Specialist’ master’s level programme, starting in September 2021. This new specialist training programme has been jointly designed and informed by school leaders, educational experts and mental health professionals.
Outcomes for students with a mental health need are very low, attendance is a major concern. Staff wellbeing is also affected with over half of teachers saying that their personal relationships are affected by their challenges at work.
The ‘School Mental Health Specialist’ will ensure that schools have dedicated and qualified support as part of the school team.
Minds Ahead have won several highly competitive awards to design and develop this innovative programme: