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Understanding need

How to assess and meet the mental health needs of pupils and students.

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  • Identify pupils at risk

    Including those already showing signs of poor mental health.

  • Measure pupil wellbeing

    To help understand the range and level of need in the school or college and help to plan provision.

  • Develop and measure interventions

    Some pupils will need additional support with their mental health. This action is about identifying and measuring interventions.

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