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Free mental health training session for secondary schools

Friday 7th April 2017

Time to Change are providing a free Training for Trainers session for Wiltshire secondary schools on Tuesday 27th June 2017 at Devizes School from 4pm -6pm.

Schools may send 2-4 members of staff.

Training for Trainers’ aims to equip staff with the knowledge and skills to better educate students about mental health stigma and discrimination. It is a ready to run session package which can then be delivered directly with your students. The session covers:

  • Facts and figures about mental health problems
  • Understanding the Mental Health Continuum
  • Focus on common mental health issues affecting young people
  • Testimony from a young person with lived experience of mental health problems.
  • Mental health and language
  • Tools for challenging stigma and discrimination
  • Action planning – how to take this forward in your school

Each staff attendee will receive a resource pack, complete with USB stick containing all the PowerPoint slides and video clips used in the session as well as a folder of handouts, lesson plans, information fact sheets about mental health and other resources. Please contact to book onto the session..

Further information about our work with Time to Change and free resources available can be found here

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