Wellbeing Webinars Phase Two

Themed Sessions Spring / Summer 2021 

The sessions in part two will cover specific topics including:

Staff Wellbeing 

  • A chance to reflect together on the role of supporting children, young people, and families, within the context of a pandemic.
  • Developing awareness of the impact of the pandemic on ourselves as professionals, on our own wellbeing, secondary trauma, and an increased understanding of professional vulnerabilities. 
  • Highlighting the importance of professional commitment to self-care, individually and as a whole organisational approach, and some strategies.  

Anxiety & Low Mood 

  • Understand the features of low mood and anxiety
  • Supporting recovery from low mood and anxiety
  • Supporting recovery using the 5 R’s approach
  • Introduction to models and approaches that support anxiety and low mood that compliment the 5 R’s
  • Increasing knowledge of support and signposting

Stress and Trauma

  • In this webinar we will provide some general knowledge about stress and trauma in relation to children and adults within the school context. We will share some practical approaches and resources to support teachers to meet these needs, particularly in the current context

Emotionally based school avoidance

  • The session will provide a brief overview of what is emotional based school avoidance is, including risk and protective factors and supportive strategies to consider as part of a whole school approach

Bereavement and Loss

  • The context of bereavement and loss during the pandemic
  • How schools can plan for supporting bereaved students and staff on return to ‘some normality’
  • A time to share with each other – feelings, tips, resources
  • To consider what more you need

Let us know if there are topics that you would like to see covered.