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Last updated on 25 June 2018
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How can we support a pupil with complex mental health problems? We relay advice from a charity on understanding a pupil's mental health needs, and helping parents to access support. We also refer to a case study from the DfE and link to mental health charities offering services in schools.

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  1. Seeking information about the child’s needs
  2. Understanding the mental health system
  3. Supporting the pupil's parents
  4. Charities offering mental and emotional health services in schools
  5. Handling threatening behaviour from pupils
  6. Creating a supportive environment
  7. Safeguarding Training Centre from The Key

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