Series 1 and 2 On-Demand Webinar Library

These Webinars are powered by Innovating Minds & EduPod our online platform to support schools to create mentally healthy environments.

low mood and depression

Supporting young people with low mood or depression

Key Note Speaker: Dr Asha Patel (Clinical Psychologist and CEO of Innovating Minds)

This session will focus on:
• The continuum of low and depression
• The signs and symptoms of depression
• How to help a child experiencing low mood or depression


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Safe practitioners webinar

What makes us safe practitioners?

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

Is it possible we assume children ‘know’ we are safe, what does safe even mean?

Time out to look at a child’s experience of being with an adult who feels safe, and how we can improve on this. What the needs and benefits are for children now, and in the long term.


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The Designated Mental Health Lead planner

The Designated Mental Health Lead planner - A Guide and Checklist for the school year

Key Note Speaker: Clare Erasmus

By 2025 it is hoped every school in the country would have appointed a DMHL. 'The Designated Mental Health Lead planner' has been designed to get every DMHL started in working out how they can lead strategically and consistently in rolling out a whole school approach to mental health in schools.


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Supporting young people with Anxiety

Key Note Speaker: Dr Asha Patel (Clinical Psychologist and CEO of Innovating Minds)
 
This session will focus on, understanding anxiety, the signs and symptoms of anxiety and how to help a child experiencing anxiety.

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adapting procedures webinar

Adapting procedures and processes to support separated families

Key Note Speaker: Dr Asha Patel (Clinical Psychologist and CEO of Innovating Minds)
 
In 2020, there were 2.4 million separated families in Great Britain including 3.6 million children in separated families
Find out how schools can adapt procedures to ensure they are taking into consideration the needs of separated families. 

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Is the aim co-regulation or self-regulation?

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

An exploration of what is meant by co-regulation and whether there is too much emphasis on it being done in order to teach a child to self-regulate.

Are there links to beliefs around a child having increased resilience from receiving co-regulation? An opportunity to pause and put regulation under the microscope in order to better fulfil children’s needs.


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An Introduction to Eating Disorders

An Introduction to Eating Disorders

Key Note Speaker: Dr Emma Clarkson (Clinical Psychologist)

Eating disorders are estimated to affect 6% of the UK population. However, rates of referrals into specialist eating disorder services have increased significantly during the coronavirus pandemic, with eating disorder charities reporting a 73% increase in demand for their support. This webinar will provide an overview of different eating disorder presentations, how to identify a possible eating disorder in a young person, and what you can do to help.


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An Introduction to Mental Health

An Introduction to Mental Health

Key Note Speaker: Dr Asha Patel (Clinical Psychologist and CEO of Innovating Minds)

Introduction to mental health for individuals working to support children with careers advice and support. This session will focus on:

- Understanding the mental health continuum.
- Factors that may impact a young person’s mental health.
- The impact mental health can have on engaging in careers advice and guidance.
- Your role,  responsibilities & adhering to safeguarding protocols. 

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What is Childhood Trauma if not ACEs?

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

During this webinar we will explore how all trauma in childhood is the individual child’s experience based on multiple variables such as the access they have to one safe, soothing adult. An opportunity to take a breath and reset the possibility for improving outcomes for children.


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Life after lockdown webinar

Life After Lockdown - Practical Tips for Families and Children

Key Note Speaker: Sue Atkins (Parenting Author and Broadcaster)

Sue Atkins is an internationally recognised Parenting Expert, Broadcaster, Speaker and Author of the Amazon best-selling books “Parenting Made Easy – How to Raise Happy Children’ & ‘Raising Happy Children for Dummies’ one in the famous black and yellow series, as well as the ‘Can Do Kid’s Journal: Discover your Confidence Superpower’ & ‘The Divorce Journal for Kids’


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Supporting hidden victims

Supporting Hidden Victims of Domestic Abuse

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

Childhood Trauma expert Jane Evans speaks about how best to support children - the hidden victims of Domestic Abuse. 

 


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Forced Marriage and Honour Based Abuse

Key Note Speaker: Alexandra Nejad

Join Alexandra Nejad from award-winning British human rights charity Karma Nirvana, as she speaks about possible causes of honour based abuse and how to support those you believe to be affected.

 


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Developing your Compassion Capacity

Developing your Compassion Capacity

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

Jane Evans explores the topic of compassion. What is compassion? How can we develop compassion capacity in order to support others?

 


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Staff Mental Health in Schools

Key Note Speaker: Amy Sayer (Author, Consultant and Teacher)

This webinar covers the need to talk about mental health in schools and identifying signs and symptoms of poor mental health in colleagues.
 

 


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FGM

FGM and other Harmful Procedures

Key Note Speaker: Amat Saeed (Project Worker at The National FGM Centre – Barnardos)

This session will give an overview of FGM, including the types, prevalence, health implications and the law in the UK. It will also explore concerns around risk and how to make referrals. 


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Working with Families Post Domestic Abuse

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

 


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Using Language to Build Strong Connections

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

Words always matter - Why and how language can build strong connections


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Child Criminal & Sexual Exploitation

Key Note Speaker: Nikki Holmes (owner of Safer Together)

Learn about the victim offender overlap and practical steps that can be taken to prevent exploitation and free children from cycles of abuse. 


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Youth Gaming & Gambling Awareness: Harm Prevention

Key Note Speaker: Lucy Gardner (Education Manager, YGAM)

Gaming and gambling amongst young people and the potential harms they face.


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Festive Season: Through the Eyes of Trauma

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans (Childhood Trauma Expert)

The festive season can be a challenging time for children and families that have experienced trauma. Watch as Jane Evans explores this topic and takes Q&A from Webinar Participants. 


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Child to Parent Violence

Key Note Speaker: Jane Evans

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Introduction to EduPod & the Mental Health Lead role

Key Note Speaker: Dr Asha Patel (Clinical Psychologist) 

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Creating a Mental Health Strategy

Key Note Speaker: Dr Asha Patel (Clinical Psychologist)

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Attachment in Educational Settings

Key Note Speakers: Dr Sarah-Jane Knight


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Implementing Therapeutic Strategies within Educational Settings

Key Note Speaker: Mary Meredith 

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Supporting Children with Loss and Grief

Key Note Speaker: Mike Armiger

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Using Therapeutic Strategies to Manage Behaviour that Challenges Us

Key Note Speaker: Clare Edmondson

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Supporting Staff Mental Health in Educational Settings

This webinar is to support schools with developing strategies to support staffs mental health. 

Key Note Speaker: Annie Poole


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How to Improve Your Family's Sleep in Lockdown

This webinar is to support families find out more about sleep, and learn new strategies to sleep better.

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Using Emotion Coaching: In Educational Settings

This webinar focused on understanding how emotion coaching can be used within schools to support students with emotional regulation and problem solving. 

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The Role of the Mental Health Lead

This webinar focused on understanding the role of the mental health lead and how to engage with the wider teams within the school to implement the whole school approach. Clare also shares her thoughts of the role to cope with COVID-19.  

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Gangs & Violence: Supporting Students

This webinar focused on understanding the context of working with children and families that are at risk of violence. Robin highlighted the research and spoke about how schools can support these children. 

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Domestic Abuse & The Impact on Children: What Can Schools Do?

This webinar is focused on the impact of domestic abuse on children. Hear from a trauma expert Jane Evans about the impact it can have and what schools can do to support these children. 

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What is a Whole School Approach?

What is a Whole School Approach?

This webinar focused on understanding what the whole school approach to mental health is and the challenges associated with implementing the approach. 


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The Impact of COVID-19 on Mental Health in the Education Sector

This webinar focused on understanding where we are and how mental health leads can ensure their schools are ready and motivated to creating mentally healthy environments. 

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