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BTB Supporting Children and Young People with Anxiety - 10 January 2023

Course description

This training will aim to strengthen understanding of how anxiety affects children and young people and explores a range of strategies to help them manage it.

Learning outcomes:

• What is anxiety and what are the different conditions?

• Recognising signs of anxiety disorders in children and young people.

• Strategies to help young people manage stress and anxiety and recognise what level of anxiety is ‘normal’.

• Ways to support children and young people experiencing everyday stresses.

• Recognising when to bring in specialist help when levels of anxiety need treatment from qualified mental health practitioners.

Participants

Anyone who works directly with children, young people and their families. These courses are particularly suitable for teaching and support staff, school health advisors/nurses, family support workers, youth service providers, social workers, residential support workers, etc.

Cost

All courses are FREE of charge to schools and organisations within the Manchester City Council boundary, however a £25 non-attendance fee may be applied if you are unable to attend and less than 24 hours notice is provided (alternative staff may attend in your place).

For schools/organisations outside of Manchester, the following fees will apply:

£50 for full day courses, £30 for half day courses. 

Course booking information

Course bookings can be cancelled by email healthy.schools@mft.nhs.uk up to 24 hours prior to the training date. If cancelled by phone, you must confirm with an email. Please note charges above for non-attendance fee. Courses will begin promptly and participants must attend the full course to receive a Certificate of Attendance.

If you have any questions about the course then please email healthy.schools@mft.nhs.uk.

Course Day(s) / Time

10th January 2023 13:00 - 16:00

Venue

This course will be delivered virtually. A link to access the course will be sent to delegates prior to the date of the course.