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📣 It's official - the next #ChildrensMentalHealthWeek will take place from 6-12 February 2023. 💛 Sign up for email alerts to be the first to hear about next year's theme, and our free resources for schools, families and organisations 👉 bit.ly/3AvjjHN
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How can governing boards support pupil wellbeing? Here's what we delved into on Wednesday 👇#NGAconf
It’s time for our 3rd summer seminar on pupil wellbeing! Today we are joined by @kaygarrod @well_schools, Deidre Kehoe @YoungMindsUK, Marina Smith @Place2Be, @AdrianBethune, and Simone Bayes @educationgovuk. Follow along ⬇️ #NGAconf
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"There is so much that all young people can gain from school sport – connecting with others, developing important life skills and improving both their physical and mental health." @youthsporttrust 🏃 This week is National School Sport Week. ⚽ 🎾 🏃 (1/3)
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Earlier this month, @TheRocheSchool embraced the rain for their annual "Run 4 Us" fundraiser, where they walked, jogged and ran together, raising money for @Place2Be in the process. 🌦️💛 How have you embraced #NSSW2022 this year? Let us know in the comments below! 💬 (2/3)
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📣 It's official - the next #ChildrensMentalHealthWeek will take place from 6-12 February 2023. 💛 Sign up for email alerts to be the first to hear about next year's theme, and our free resources for schools, families and organisations 👉 bit.ly/3AvjjHN
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“You realise how much of a difference Place2Be makes when a young person tells you they too want to be a counsellor when they're older.” 💬 Join our team, and help us support children across the UK. bit.ly/3HcMkdH #CharityJobs (1/3)
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🏫 We’re currently looking for School Project Managers in: London 👉 bit.ly/3Ox14Iv & bit.ly/3N3b76Z Walsall 👉 bit.ly/3tMvq1K Salford 👉 bit.ly/3N34SQs (2/3)
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🗣️ Mental Health Practitioner/Counsellor, Scotland (Perth) 👉 bit.ly/3N8sJye 📊 Business Performance Officer, London (Head Office) 👉 bit.ly/3N7bxsL (3/3)
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Yes to this! Remember - you are worthy of love, acceptance, safety and the freedom to be yourself, unapologetically. In the words of our blogger Jaik, “Don’t let society’s judgments scare you into being someone you’re not. You are you. And that’s enough.” 💡 blessthemessy
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🚨 Final call - closes tomorrow! 🚨 🗣️ Calling all young people, parents-carers and professionals! Our friends @CYPMentalHealth want to hear your views about behaviour and mental health in schools. Take part in the call for evidence: bit.ly/3tpH6Hu
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Marina Smith @Place2Be "Supporting your staff will in turn support your pupils and access the grant for senior mental health lead training, to help build capacity and lead the whole school approach." #NGAconf
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Next up Marina Smith shares the work @Place2Be does - supporting 450 UK primary & secondary schools - providing frontline work helping pupils, families and staff. #NGAconf
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It’s time for our 3rd summer seminar on pupil wellbeing! Today we are joined by @kaygarrod @well_schools, Deidre Kehoe @YoungMindsUK, Marina Smith @Place2Be, @AdrianBethune, and Simone Bayes @educationgovuk. Follow along ⬇️ #NGAconf
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If you're feeling low, read this 💚 Last week, we asked you "What words bring you comfort when you're feeling low?". Here's some of your responses👇
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LGBTQ+ young people experience poor #mentalhealth at a disproportionate rate. We've pulled together a list of resources to help schools and families learn how to better support LGBTQ+ young people who might be struggling. 🌈 #SchoolDiversityWeek #Pride place2be.org.uk/about-us/new…
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As professionals, how can we better support young people who have experienced childhood trauma to foster and maintain healthy social relationships? Find out more at our free upcoming Childhood Trauma, the Brain and the Social World event. Book your place: bit.ly/3n6ZotA
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In this blog, NGA's Fiona Fearon reflects on being a judge in @Place2Be's Wellbeing in Schools Awards and working in a secondary pupil referral unit to explore the cycle of wellbeing from boards to pupils. Read the blog: nga.org.uk/News/Blog/June-20…
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