Mental Wellbeing in Children and Young People

This course looks at mental health and emotional wellbeing in young people, highlighting some signs and symptoms, along with myths and the stigma associated with mental health issues.

Course description

This course highlights some signs and symptoms, along with myths and the stigma associated with mental health issues. It provides advice for schools, individual teachers and other staff on how to support children with their mental health and emotional wellbeing.

After completing this course you will:

  1. Understand what mental health is in the context of the mental health continuum.
  2. Be able to identify some common issues faced by young people with regard to mental health.
  3. Recognise some of the signs and symptoms that indicate mental health issues in young people.
  4. Understand key risk factors that make some young people vulnerable to mental health issues.
  5. Learn about protective factors that build resilience in young people and some of the myths and stigma surrounding mental health issues.
  6. Pick up practical advice to help you support young people’s mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Mental Wellbeing in Children and Young People, what are my buying options?

Buy as a standalone course

This course costs £31.49 excl. VAT and you can buy online today.



Buy as part of a training package

This course is included as part of EduCare for Education®, our bestselling training course package which combines a wide range of courses such as Child Protection and Online Safety into one cost-effective bundle.

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    Key features and benefits

    Price £31.49 excl. VAT

    Max. Duration 4 hours

    Target Audience Education

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    • Four modules with multiple choice questionnaires.
    • Four CPD credits with a personalised downloadable certificate.
    • 70% pass mark.
    • Optional narration of each module for accessibility.
    • Additional resources for further learning and printable modules for future reference.
    • Developed with and fully endorsed by experts at Young Minds
    • Course id: 138

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    "We are currently using EduCare online courses across all 7 schools in the Group as they provide us with a flexible, on-demand solution for online staff training and development in a wide range of areas."

    Martyn Wiggett, Training & Prof. Development Manager
    King’s Group