MENTAL AWARENESS TEACHER HELPING SERVICES

 

 

Training packages for schools to help and support teachers to promote positive mental health in children and young people.

Training is facilitated by Mary Long M.I.A.C.P an accredited Counsellor and Mary Higgins R.P.N a Psychiatric Nurse who together have 40 years experience working in the area of mental health.

                      

Training offered:

Croke Park  Hour Hour :

·        Introduction to the most common mental health issues.

·        Awareness of the early warning signs.

·        Importance of early intervention.

 

Half-day workshops

·        Introduction to the most common mental health issues.

·        Awareness of the early warning signs.

·        Importance of early intervention.

·        Communication Skills

·        Self care for teachers.

·        Appropriate guidelines on referring a young person with mental health concerns.

·        Resources and useful services available.

 

Mindfulness in the Classroom

Training for schools on mindfulness in the classroom suitable from Junior Infants to Leaving Cert students.

 

 Parent Association Talks on Mental Health

Identifying Early Signs of Mental   Health Issues in Teenagers

1 hour presentation and 20 minutes for Q and A.

This presentation will introduce the most common mental health issues in teenagers and will give parents/ guardians  awareness and  information to notice the early warning signs in their children. and how best to support them.

The Effects of Changing Technology  on Teenagers .

1 hour presentation and 20 minutes for Q and A.

This presentation will cover the latest research and give parents / guardians tips and information on on the above.

Benefits  of Mindfulness in the Classroom and Home.

 1 hour presentation and 20 minutes for Q and A.

  This presentation will  introduce evidence  based mindfulness research on how mindfulness can improve mental health, emotional, social and physical health in teenagers.

Childhood and Teen Anxiety.

This presentation will will focus on Social Anxiety, Separation Anxiety and General Anxiety.

 

For more information and booking details please phone Mary  on 087-9172725