Training

Behind the behaviour

‘Behind the Behaviour’ is a multi-agency training programme designed to increase awareness and understanding of a range of mental and emotional health problems for professionals and front-line staff working with children and young people.

Commissioned and delivered in partnership with CAMHS, each training session is delivered by a Mental Health specialist or other healthcare professional, ensuring that participants are gaining the most up-to-date and relevant information about current mental health services and provision in Manchester.

Training is practical and engaging and essential for anyone working directly with children, young people and their families, both in and out of an educational setting. 

For further information please contact Cheryl Devine on 0161 946 8270 or cheryl.devine@mft.nhs.uk

Training & Events

Domestic Violence and Abuser – Impact on the Child

External Primary Secondary Special

This one day course will help you to consider the issue of domestic violence and abuse (DVA) and its impact on children. Participants w...

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Autism Awareness (Primary only)

External Primary Special

This full day course will enable participants to gain a basic understanding of autism; consider how children and young people with autism se...

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Substance Misuse and Mental Health

External Primary Secondary Special

This course focuses on the relationship between substance misuse and mental health. Participants will explore: different types of drugs and...

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An Introduction to Eating Disorders

External Primary Secondary Special

This course explores the clinical definitions of eating disorders and the predisposing factors that may contribute to the development of the...

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Identifying and working with the wellbeing needs of refugee and asylum-seeking children and young people

External Primary Secondary Special

This day is for those with little or no knowledge to support their work with refugee and asylum seeking people. Through a blend of theory an...

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Mental Health & Self Esteem 24 May

External Primary Secondary Special

This one day course is designed for participants to develop a greater understanding of self-esteem and factors that can influence this. The...

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Depression & Mood Difficulties

External Secondary Special

This half day course is designed for participants to develop a greater understanding of the symptoms of depression in 11-18 year olds. ...

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The links between Communication & Behaviour

External Primary Secondary Special

This half day course covers basic theory on speech, language and communication needs as well as discussion on hidden language impairments an...

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Attachment: an overview

External Primary Secondary Special

This half day training is a basic introduction to the theoretical principles of attachment theory and patterns of attachment; development of...

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