Whole school approaches

There are a range of approaches that can be taken within a school to support mental health and wellbeing alongside it forming part of the curriculum within PSHE lessons.

These can take the form of:

  • Interventions - school based therapy and counselling sessions
  • Mindfulness
  • School Dog
  • Wellbeing Lead/Wellbeing co-ordinator
  • Top tips

These are just some of the approaches that can be taken - more guidance on these can be seen below.

Discussion questions/Thinking points

  • How do you ensure that Mental Health and wellbeing is a whole school approach?
  • What and who can you use within the school to support the whole school?
  • What challenges do you face?