Times are tough for many people right now. Parents find themselves pulled in many different direction and children may be struggling being in the house for so much longer than usual.
Young Minds have created a useful ‘Supporting Parents Helpfinder’. By answering six questions, parents can find out how to support their child’s mental health during the pandemic (and beyond).
Find the help finder here: https://youngminds.org.uk/supporting-parents-helpfinder/
Last week in collective worship, we learnt about Children’s Mental Health Week. To support parents at home we will be posting some resources that you may find useful.
Young Minds have created a useful poster highlighting ways to give support to children when they have angry feelings or outbursts and may help families start a conversation and talk about each other’s feelings.
It seems like the winter lockdown is going on forever and the grey drizzly weather doesn’t help; we hope you are managing to find time to look after yourselves and stay resilient. This morning Rotherham Educational Psychology Team sent school the attached document. It may be helpful in building resilience and it is also suitable for teenagers.
Mrs Cooper (SENDCO), has attached a copy to our Special Educational Needs Resource page. We have a wealth of resources on this page that you may find useful.
We may be struggling during this Lockdown trying to work from home, help children on zoom and generally looking after everything and everyone.
Have a look at this leaflet for some useful tips.