Mental Health – Understanding and Supporting Students with Eating Disorders-Sarah Ashworth CWMT

12th May 2021 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Remote Session
£15 (£20 non Alliance). Group rates available

The Charlie Waller Memorial Trust (CWMT) is a registered charity that provides mental health training talks and resources to young people and those who work with or care f0r them.

The session will cover the following areas:

  • What do we mean by self harm?
  • Why might young people self-harm?
  • Risks and triggers
  • Talking to a young person who is self-harming or who has self-harming thoughts
  • Sources of support and information

This session will be delivered using a mix of information slides and film clips plus discussion exercises and a chance to share good practice.

Sarah Ashworth is the Director of Schools & Families Programme at CWMT. Sarah is a BACP Accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist with additional post graduate qualifications in Coaching and Nutritional Therapy and has been a qualified Adult Mental Health First Aid Instructor since 2012.
With more than 20 years’ experience in mental health, she has worked in a range of settings including youth work in schools and as a counsellor for children and young people in the charity sector. For 12 years, she was Mental Health Co-ordinator and Head of Mental Health at the University of Warwick, where she developed and delivered mental health awareness training for staff and students and led an experienced team of mental health professionals who supported students experiencing many different mental health issues.
Sarah also teaches accredited counselling and mental health modules for the University of Oxford and the University of Warwick and has a small private practice as a therapist and supervisor.

Who is this for?

Teachers, pastoral and support staff in primary and secondary schools.

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