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Tackling the Blues Mental Health and Education Conference

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Alex Young Suite

Goodison Park

Walton

Liverpool

L4

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Edge Hill University and Everton in the Community are pleased to host a unique conference that will bring together educational professionals to share knowledge and expertise on mental health in schools. Based on our award-winning sport-based mental health programme, Tackling the Blues, the conference will provide best practice examples on approaches to mental health that can be applied in schools, as well as the opportunity to liaise with fellow professionals about mental health in education.

There will be the opportunity to listen to guest speakers who have a breadth of knowledge and experience of mental health in education. Delegates will be able to hear from the following, offering practical examples and solutions to mental health provision in schools, as well as an understanding of the national and local picture regarding mental health and education:

  • Stephen Twigg MP
  • School Improvement Liverpool
  • The Premier League
  • Everton in the Community
  • Edge Hill University
  • Tackling the Blues - Activities to address mental health through education and sport for your school

Why attend?

  • Learn from the innovative projects and programmes related to sport, physical activity, education and mental health
  • Learn effective strategies to support the mental health of pupils and staff
  • Hear from schools on how they have worked in partnership to deliver mental health support in their school
  • Hear about the latest research in school mental health and how you can learn from this to improve your practice
  • Hear what the changing national policy agenda means for schools
  • Discover future opportunities to sustain improvement through effective staff CPD around mental health

Who should attend?

  • Head Teachers and Deputy Head Teachers
  • Teachers and Teaching Assistants
  • Education Welfare Officers
  • Special Educational Needs Coordinators (SENCOs)
  • Pastoral Leaders
  • School Inclusion Managers
  • School Counsellors

In addition to the above, there will also be the opportunity to tour the famous Everton Football Club home stadium Goodison Park.

The conference will take place in the Alex Young Suite in Everton’s Goodison Park on Friday 13th October, 9:30am – 3pm.

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Alex Young Suite

Goodison Park

Walton

Liverpool

L4

United Kingdom

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