Posts tagged Counselling
Counselling in Schools: A Blueprint for the Future

A document put together by the Department for Education looking at the counselling services best practice in schools. This advice is non- statutory, and has been produced to help school leaders set up and improve counselling services in primary and secondary schools. It provides practical, evidence-based advice informed by experts on how to ensure school based counselling services achieve the best outcomes for children and young people.

It also sets out the Government’s expectation that over time we would expect to see all schools providing access to counselling services. It is equally relevant for schools with counselling services and those that currently have no access to them. It reflects views of children and young people on counselling, as well as those of schools. It recognises that effective counselling is part of a whole school approach to mental health and wellbeing.

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Childline Emotional Wellbeing and Online Safety Resources for U12s

A new website from Childline which provides children aged 12 and under with an online space to talk about their emotional wellbeing and raise any concerns about online safety. It includes creative activities, mood trackers, information on bullying and emotional abuse and provides access to an online counsellor.

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