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Anxiety and Depression

Recent years have seen a significant increase in the number of children and young adults reporting experiences of anxiety and depression. This workshop will provide a foundation level of knowledge and supports a whole setting approach to positive mental health.

Course Summary

Delivered by mental health professionals, this two hour workshop explores the risk factors for anxiety and depression and how to recognize signs of these mental health issues in children and young people. It will provide evidenced based strategies based on the latest research to increase your confidence in supporting young people and children who are struggling. Delegates will leave feeling better equipped and more confident to identify those that need support and how to work with them.

Learning Outcomes

  • To gain a better understanding of the symptoms and signs of anxiety and depression
  • To explore how to manage disclosures of anxiety and depression
  • To identify practical strategies to support young people

Added Benefits

To give more people the opportunity to develop their understanding, we have teamed up with The Skills Network to offer all schools that purchase our Whole Staff programmes the opportunity to access additional Level 2 Distance Learning courses in a variety of related topics. Not only can school staff benefit from the accredited programmes, but parents can also access them – free of charge.

Read more information on our Level 2 Distance Learning Enhancing Training page.


Prices start from just £440 for a whole staff, two hour workshop, with bespoke packages and discounts on larger numbers available.  Individual places costing £49 per person can also be booked on our open courses where applicable.  Please contact us for more details.


  • “Helpful & reinforced the strategies and help I have been given”
  • “Wish it was longer. Very good!” – Family Worker
  • “Very well delivered and nicely shared” – Teacher