Youthscape is a national young people’s charity with twenty-five year’s experience of working with young people in education and in the community. Building on that experience we train more than 2,000 teachers, schools staff, social workers and other professionals every year - equipping you to support young people’s mental health, social and emotional needs.
Bespoke length sessions available to suit the needs of your organisation (incl twilight sessions)
All courses offered UK wide by a team of highly experienced professionals
Sessions and resources developed directly from our work with young people
Insightful, practical knowledgable- everything you need to develop your own work
Delivered at our new centre in Bedfordshire, at locations across the UK or in-house at your location
As many as 1 in 6 young people struggle with anxiety and panic attacks, and the numbers are growing. This course introduces you to the causes and types of anxiety, its impact on a young person's life, and how to respond to and support a young person in your work as a professional.
"The 'Anxiety in Adolescence' session was quite simply one of the best training courses I've had the pleasure of attending and I can take back so much valuable insight and help to my school."
As many as a fifth (22%) of teenage girls self-harm, whilst rates in boys are 9%. As a professional, it’s increasingly likely that at some point you will be faced with a self-harm disclosure - but how would you respond? This course will give you the confidence and knowledge to offer the right support.
"I went back and spent a good few hours talking to our safeguarding and mental health leads yesterday describing how brilliant the training was and wrote two pages of notes in additional to all the resources you kindly shared with us!"
Nurturing and encouraging healthy self-esteem in young people is vital. Not only does their sense of ‘self’ impact their wellbeing and mental health, it also gives them the ability to better navigate the pressures of adolescence. This course will teach you practical ways to build self-esteem and how to support young people who are struggling to see themselves positively.
"Excellent content, brilliant execution, and lots of interesting reflections and discussion."
Doctors and psychologists describe this generation young people as the most physically safe, but emotionally fragile generation in history. Anxiety, self-harm and depression are all on the rise. How can we help young people develop the resilience to navigate the challenges of adolescence? This course will give you an overview of the mental health issues facing young people and the practical strategies to develop healthy wellbeing and resilience skills.
"Fantastic training, very well-presented. Extremely friendly and approachable trainer. Their knowledge was excellent."
Our 5-hour Self-harm Equipping and Supporting Workshop is ideal for those who want to a foundational understanding of self-harm along with developing the practical skills to run a support session with a young person, and develop a self-harm policy for their organisation.