Wellbeing

Wellbeing

 

 

At Rachel Madocks School we are committed to promoting positive mental health for all our pupils and to raising awareness for pupils, staff, parents and carers alike. We have instilled Wellbeing at the very heart of everything we do, raising awareness of mental health and Wellbeing across the school and wider community. Rachel Madocks recognises that all children and young people need the foundation of positive mental health to fully benefit from all the opportunities available to them.

  • We work cohesively with our local community and are now part of a local Mental Health Support Team initiative
  • We have implemented a bereavement policy along with resources accessible for all pupils including a bereavement PODD book
  • We have introduced a termly Parent Wellbeing Week, facilitated by an Art/Stress Management Therapist
  • We have put in place a clear referral system for all staff to refer students to the in-house Intervention Team, which consists of practitioners in Reiki, ELSA, Music Therapy & Cranial Osteopathy
  • Students join us for placements throughout the year from Roehampton University studying Music Therapy, Play Therapy, Art Therapy & Drama Therapy

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