Mental health in schools: leadership and wellbeing in early years

Part of a series of free webinars on mental health leadership in educational settings

Tuesday 6 December 2022: 4 – 5pm

This webinar on Tuesday 6 December 2022 will focus on promoting the social, emotional and mental health of children and adults in early years settings.

Led by two educational psychologists, Janchai King and Maria Wedlock, the webinar will consist of a presentation covering topics including the impact of covid and how to support transitions into new settings. This will be followed by a Q&A session with the presenters – where you’ll have the chance to raise questions live with our experts.

Who is this webinar for?

This free webinar is suitable if you work in an early years setting such as a nursery, pre-school or childminders setting, and in particular, if you are in a leadership or management role. If you know someone who might be interested, please do share this event with them.

This event is part of a webinar series. As well as this session, we’re hosting an earlier webinar that’ll introduce you to the topic of mental health leadership in educational settings. Learn more about the series.

Webinar leads

Interested in exploring school mental health and wellbeing further?

The Digital Academy’s Senior mental health lead training will help you develop a personalised plan that will allow you to influence, promote and embed a whole school or college approach to positive mental health and wellbeing.

Hosted online, you’ll learn at your own pace through a combination of interactive learning elements, case studies and live sessions. And, if you work in an eligible state-funded school or college in England, you can receive funding for this course from the Department for Education – meaning your costs will be covered.


How does the registration process work?
Please register for this webinar using the form at the bottom of this page. On this form, you can select which webinars in the series you would like to attend – you can choose as many as you like.

Where will the webinar be hosted?
This free webinar will be hosted online via Zoom. We’ll send joining instructions to all registrants closer to the webinar date.

I can’t attend on the date. Will the webinars be recorded?
If you’re unable to attend the date, don’t worry. Please register for the webinar and we’ll send you a link to the recording once it’s ready.

Do you provide a certificate of attendance?
We’ll be sending out a certificate of attendance to anyone who has attended a live webinar. Please allow a few days for this to be sent to you.

What if I have accessibility requirements?
We’ll be providing live closed captions for all webinars in this series. If you have any accessibility requirements, you can let us know via the registration form and we’ll be in contact if we need any further information.

Who can I contact for help?
If you have a further query about this webinar, please send us an email at – we’d be happy to help.

Register for the webinar series

Please use the form below to register for this webinar, as well as the others in the series. We will send you reminders and joining instructions closer to the time.

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