The aim of this area of the website is to provide links to good quality information and guidance on mental health and wellbeing. Follow the links below for advice for parents/carers in supporting your children and looking after your own mental wellbeing. We encourage parents and pupils with any concerns to speak to a member of staff.
The following guides, by Calderdale Open Minds, offer advice for families facing some possible mental health issues.
We are very pleased to announce that we have been accepted onto Calderdale’s Mental Health Support Team (MHST) programme. Our place in the programme started in April 2023.
The three core functions of an MHST:
For further information about the service, click here to access the MHST guide for parents.
Our Education Mental Health Practitioner (EMHP) is Stephanie Holmes who is trained in a special type of intervention based on evidence of what works best for children and their parents and carers called Low Intensity Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).