18th June 2019 18th June 2019


The Kantor Centre of Excellence, 4 - 8 Rodney Street, London, N1 9JH Map
2.5 hours
16:00 - 18:30 (registration from 15:30)




About this course

Schools in Mind is a free network for school staff and allied professionals which shares practical, academic and clinical expertise regarding the wellbeing and mental health issues that affect schools.

We are delighted to invite Schools in Mind members and allied school professionals to our new Centre of Excellence for this free event on Tuesday 18th June 2019.

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In our first Schools in Mind event at the Kantor Centre of Excellence in King's Cross, we will be celebrating the initiatives and resources which the network has developed over the last few years. We will also be showcasing some of the wider schools work going on across the Centre including our Schools Outreach Service and the Pears Family School, which is an unique alternative provision school on the same campus.

Speakers include Jaime Smith (Director of Mental Health and Wellbeing in Schools Programme, AFC), Dr. Jess Deighton (Co-Director - Evidence Based Practice Unit, UCL & AFC), Dr. Cyra Neave (Senior Clinician - Schools Outreach Service, AFC) and Matthew Hillman (Headteacher, The Family School).

There will also be:

  • Opportunities for group discussion and networking
  • A chance to hear about the work of the Schools in Mind network
  • Tips and best practice examples about whole school approaches to mental health and wellbeing
  • Access to free resources

Who is this event suitable for?

Schools in Mind members; All school staff and allied professionals in London and surrounding areas. 

Venue information

This event will be held at The Anna Freud Centre, Kantor Centre of Excellence, 4-8 Rodney Street, London, N1 9JH (10 minute walk from King's Cross Station). 

Please arrive from 3.30pm for a 4pm start.

For any further information, please email schoolsinmind@annafreud.org. You can sign up to the Schools in Mind network here.