CONSULTANCY AND TRAINING

Mental and emotional health and wellbeing is vital to the success and flourishing of individuals, groups and organisations. The team at Helpyourhead.com are qualified and experienced in delivering bespoke wellbeing solutions, training and resources to help you, your team or your organisation thrive.

Dr Jeanette Hennigan has worked in the area of mental and emotional health in a variety of organisations for over 30 years. With a successful track record in strategic thinking, leading teams and developing strong working relationships with key stakeholders across high quality, people-focused services, she is a skilful communicator, who is outcome-orientated with a track record of delivering results within budget. In addition, she was awarded BACP Counselling and Psychotherapy New Researcher 2015 , for pioneering research into using technology as an adjunct to face-to-face counselling in UK schools. Schools that she has worked with include: Berkhamsted Schools Group, Wellington College, Headington School, Beaconsfield High School and Guildford Grammar School.

Lesley Murray has previously worked for the Ministry of Defence and in the private sector in IT. She has a special interest in trauma while working as first responders in the public sector. She has worked with independent schools for 9 years and is currently the school counsellor for Kensington Prep School.

Consultancy Packages

These can be tailor made to suit requirements, but examples include:

  • Organisational well-being audit and strategy development

  • Organisational internal counselling services development (Face to face and/or online)

  • Well-being policy - Design and development based upon the latest evidence-based global research

  • Individual consultancy and support / clinical supervision on an ad-hoc or regular basis

  • Wellbeing Coaching for Pastoral Leaders - Independent, expert wellbeing support, advice and coaching to help your pastoral team feel better equipped to succeed in their role/s

  • Rapid-response consultancy for specific issues e.g. following bereavement, suicide, critical events etc.

Training 

  • Mindfulness – Dr Hennigan is trained and registered as a Mindfulness teacher with www.mindfulnessinschools.org and is experienced in delivering the 6 week Paws.b Mindfulness program to pupils in Years 3-6. This course can be split into two three week parts which can be delivered in different terms or academic years. She also has many years experience of teaching the .b program to senior school students in Years 7-10 and adults, as either a smaller number of bespoke sessions or the full 10 module program (modules can be between 30-60 mins).

  • Mental Health First Aid Training 1 & 2 for staff - Equip your staff to feel confident in identifying and supporting themselves and others with common mental health issues

  • Counselling skills training - Learn how to utilise powerful counselling skills to enhance everyday interaction and to provide more powerful pastoral support where and when it is needed.

  • Bespoke mental and emotional health and well-being workshops e.g. Anxiety, Stress, Bereavement, Eating difficulties, Self-harm etc.

  • Solution-Focused Coaching - A ‘train-the-trainer’ model, where your staff are taught how to apply this coaching model for their own well-being, teams that they may be leading and to utilise in their relationship with others.

  • Online counselling training - a self-paced online training course to equip qualified counsellors or mental health professionals to work therapeutically online with young people in schools, private practice or organisations. Please click here if you would like more information about this course.

Practicalities

Consultancy and training services can be provided either in person or via video and are tailored to individual organisational needs. Prices range from £90-£150 per hour, depending on requirements Please use the Contact page to briefly describe your requirements and I will get back to you with an approximate breakdown of time/costs, or call on 0238 2149340 or 07976 528826 to discuss your needs.