NESSie

North herts Emotional Support in schools ServIcE

Supporting Positive Mental Health in Schools

Recognition, Effective Management & Early Intervention

 

Office contact 01763 255 450
Location

Meridian School

Garden Walk, Royston   SG8 7JH

http://www.nhdspl.org.uk/nessie.html

Meet the Team

Rachel Lambie MA, HPCP, BADth

Lead Co-ordinator

R.Lambie@rsat.org.uk

Twitter: https://twitter.com/lambierachel

What do we do?

  • We offer support to schools in developing a strategic plan for Emotional and Mental Health.
  • We organise/offer training for schools and settings.
  • We offer on-going support and supervision to staff.
  • We link with key outside agencies.
  • We communicate schools’ needs to leading commissioners.
  • We have quality assured Counsellors, art and Dramatherapists to work in schools.
  • We organise and support parent training events.
  • We collate and evaluate data in partnership with CYP-IAPT and outside key agencies.

DSPL 2 has committed funding towards the running of NESSie. It is envisaged that other funding streams will be explored which will also support the service.

North herts Emotional Support in schools ServIcE

Recognition,

Effective Management & Early Intervention

Supporting Positive Mental Health in Schools

What we offer

Access to and support with:

  • NESSie My Time – A child-led, play based developmentally reparative and nurturing intervention for schools.
  • NESSie My World & Me – An early intervention programme for children with ASD and emotional/behavioural problems.

Training:

  • Dealing with destructive behaviour.
  • Anxiety and resilience.
  • Foundation in Emotional and Mental Health.
  • LGBT Foundation.
  • Assessing and Evaluating.

Self-Harm advice, information and training.

How do we do it?

  • NESSie Staff Support Forums offered locally each half term providing training and supervision. These provide an invaluable opportunity for staff working in schools and settings to discuss important issues and gain support from one another and their area coordinator.
  • NESSie Training in collaboration via SENCO and Family Support Worker Forums.
  • An offer to all schools and settings of an annual consultancy/planning meeting.

NESSie Training

My Time Flyer My Time Overview My World and Me Flyer