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What is Positive Minds; Education?

Week 1 starting Monday 12th April 2021

Positive Minds; Education is a FREE 10-week Mental Wellbeing programme for Year 6 pupils at Primary schools in Watford. The programme consists of 10 weeks of 1-hour workshops, combining classroom and practical based sessions to engage with students about the topic of mental health and wellbeing.

After participating in our 10-week programme, as a minimum, all students will be supported to:

  • Improve their understanding of Mental Health and what it means to them.

  • Identify coping strategies that they can use to help manage their emotions and promote positive mental wellbeing.

  • Identify who their support network is and understand who they can go to for support with their wellbeing.

Delivery:

There are two delivery options for this programme dependent on the location of the school, we have an online offer and an in-person delivery offer.

In person:

  • 1 facilitator per class (plus classroom teacher)

  • All students receive their own workbook to use for tasks and to give further knowledge and support.

  • Group work and open class discussions facilitated by staff.

  • Weekly interactive tasks to aid topic understanding and student participation.

Online:

  • Pre-recorded videos of the sessions for students and teachers to follow along.

  • All students receive their own workbook to use for tasks and to give further knowledge and support.

  • Group work and open class discussions explained on recording and facilitated by classroom teacher.

  • Weekly interactive tasks to aid topic understanding and student participation.

Topics our programme covers:

  • Introduction to Mental Health

  • Building Positive Relationships

  • Body Mind & Resilience

  • 5 Ways to Wellbeing

  • Gaming

  • Social Media & Internet Safety

  • Body Image

  • Emotional Literacy & Emotional Regulation

  • Talking about Mental Health

  • My Next Steps

Read some testimonies on Positive Minds; Education

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Contact:

Taylor Morrison - Mental Health Co-ordinator

07784 238728

Taylor.Morrison@WatfordFC.com

Contact:

Kennedy Morgan – Mental Health Project Officer

01923 496272 / 07718 490 625

Kennedy.Morgan@WatfordFC.com

Watford Football Club, Vicarage Road Stadium, Vicarage Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0ER

Watford Community Sports & Education Trust is a Registered Charity No. 1102239, established by Watford Football Club © 2021