A number of organisations and charities offer free learning and training resources to professionals working with children and young people. These include:
MindEd is a free educational resource on children and young people's mental health for all adults. Funded by the Department of Health and Department for Education, the online hub provides free e-learning courses on a wide range of mental health conditions, as well as learning tools for professionals working in a variety of disciplines.
Mentally Healthy Schools
Mentally Healthy Schools brings together quality-assured information, advice and resources to help primary schools understand and promote children’s mental health and wellbeing. Its aim is to increase staff awareness, knowledge and confidence to help schools support their pupils.
National charity that offers Continuing Professional Development training for developing skills to support children and young people's emotional wellbeing, as well as qualifications in counselling.
The Discovery Project
The Project offers opportunities for Young People, their families and supporters to develop an understanding of recovery.