Mental Health & Wellbeing

Feeling happy and mentally well is vitally important for us all. In life, there may be times when we need some help with this. At St. Philip Neri with St. Bede, we place high importance on mental health and well-being and do all that we can to support our children with this. Click on the link below to read more about what we can do to support your child.

Mental Health And Wellbeing Leaflet: What we can do…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) specific:

The NSPCC has created a number of resources to support parents and carers during this difficult time. Topics include:

·         Talking to a child worried about Coronavirus;

·         Parents working from home;

·         Children staying home alone;

·         Lockdown and separated parents;

·         How to cope with tantrums and other difficult behaviour;


Andrew Hall, Safeguarding Consultant, has recommended the following resources:

Students advice while isolated

Activities To Support Mental Being


Beating Your Worries is a useful booklet to use to support your child if they are struggling with anxiety while in lockdown. It is produced by Sophie Wragg and is aimed at children aged 9 +.

Beating Your Worries

If you have any concerns regarding Safeguarding any child, you can contact the following Local Authority Multi Agency teams: 

Nottinghamshire County Council contact details: