Mental health support for parents and carers

Mental health support for parents and carers

We work with schools to support children’s mental health.

As part of this, we offer the parents of children in the schools we work in counselling to help support their child or young person’s wellbeing.

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How we work

Place2Be works in schools to help children and young people explore their emotions and feel better.

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Supporting your child or young person

As a parent or carer, you play a key role in teaching your child or young person how to manage their feelings.

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Getting ready to start primary school

Our expert advice will help young children and their families get ready for this big step together.

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Getting ready to start secondary or high school

Our expert advice will help older children and their families get ready for this big step together.

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News & blogs

Katie Thiselton Transition School Place2be

Secondary school transition – it’s good to talk

Place2Be Ambassador Katie Thistleton explores how we can help children transition into secondary or high school.

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Play: A Language for Children

Counsellor on Placement, Jess, tells the story of working with Adam and how a toy car taught her the power of play.

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Self Hard Advice Parents

Supporting a child who is self-harming

Advice for parents and professionals.

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