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Mindfulness: what is it and how can it be used in schools
Thursday 26th May 2022, 09:00 – 15:30 Full day

Wellbeing for Education Recovery Programme 2022

This training will introduce theory relating to mindfulness and consider its impact on supporting social, emotional and mental health needs for children and young people. Practical strategies will also be explored.

This course is aimed at support staff and teachers based at Primary, Secondary Schools and Colleges. 


Areas Covered: -

  • Brief introduction to the theory of mindfulness.
  • Ways in which mindfulness can be used to support the development of children’s social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) skills in school – particularly important in the current uncertain climate.
  • How our own mindful practice can influence and guide the SEMH needs for children.

Course Outcomes: -

  • Basic understanding of the theory of mindfulness.
  • Practical strategies which can be used to develop ‘mindful’ behaviours in children (and ourselves).
  • An understanding of mindfulness approaches which can support and improve the SEMH needs of children, young people and the adults who support them.

    Who Is It For: - SENCos, teachers, mentors and support staff

    FEE: - £150

    Dates: - 26 May 2022

    Duration: - 09:00 – 15:30

Course details:

Reference: SPCLCOUR3001
Date: Thursday 26th May 2022
Time: 09:00 – 15:30 Full day
Cost: £150 per delegate (Leicester Maintained Schools)
£150 per delegate (All Other Schools - Non-Maintained)
Trainers: SEMH Team Jessica Nicolls & Beth Pope
Location: The BRITE Centre
Braunstone Avenue
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