Friday, October 16, 2020

Supporting the Health and Wellbeing of the VHR Learner

Dear Principal



Health and Wellbeing of Learners who are at Very High Risk to Covid-19  - Webinar for Parents and Teachers

Monday 19 October 2020 at 7:00pm


This webinar will look at possible impacts the current school year is having on Very High Risk (VHR) students and their families.


The focus of this webinar is to provide relatable and practical ideas to support VHR students in these uncertain times.

Topics covered include:

•             What is wellbeing?

•             The Emotional Brain,

•             Wellbeing and The Pillars of Health,

•             Resilience Tools and Ideas to Support VHR Students, and

•             Supporting the VHR Student in Creating a Wellbeing Plan.



Presenter: Dorothy Scarry


Dorothy is a specialist in Psycho-social Risk, Stress Management and Mental Health. She is a member of the Irish National Teachers Organisation, Teaching Council, Association of Health Promotion Ireland and the Society of Occupational Medicine. She is Mental Health First Aider and has also completed further CPD in Health Coaching, Mindfulness and Nutrition. Dorothy has recently co-written the INTO online course Leadership and Wellbeing. As a parent, teacher, mental health specialist and leadership & wellbeing specialist, Dorothy fully appreciates the challenges faced by parents and is well placed to offer guidance to parents in these difficult times.


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