We are pleased to announce that our school is one of the first in the UK to have qualified mental health first aider - yes that's right a member of staff who is trained to support children and adults with current or developing mental health problems. WOW!
Mrs. Baxter, our Learning Mentor is on hand to support children and families as we maintain our commitment to providing the best-rounded provision for our children and their families
Mrs Baxter (Learning Mentor) is now fully qualified to support children in the following areas:
Signs and symptoms of anxiety disorders, stress and depression.
Assessing for a suicidal crisis.
Assisting with panic attacks or traumatic events.
Assisting individuals with psychosis.
We are proud to promote an emotionally healthy school ethos at Hurdsfield!
We are proud to be working towards achieving the Emotionally Healthy Schools CREST Award...
What is the Emotional Healthy Schools CREST Award?
Marking World Mental Health Day at Hurdsfield is just one way in which we actively promote our children's emotional health. We live #HelloYellow at Hurdsfield!
Marking World Mental Health Day at Hurdsfield 10.10.2019