Recognise and Remove leaflet for Concussion Injury
With reference to the letter sent out by the school, the Department of Education have released a Recognise and Remove leaflet on how to deal with concussion injuries. This provides guidance on the signs to look out for. Please read Recognise and Remove leaflet for Concussion Injury.
More information can also be found on the Department of Education’s website: https://www.education-ni.gov.uk/articles/concussion-guidance.
PTA’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Symposium
In Spring of 2016, the PTA hosted a Mental Health and Wellbeing event. Guest speakers from CAMHS and the WHSCT’s Eating Disorder Service and Primary Care Talking Therapy & Well Being Hub shared valuable and very relevant information with our parents regarding issues around mental health in our teenagers.
Representatives from, Daisy, Lifeline, Hurt, Zest and Youthlife, were also present to provide information about the services that are available now for our young people. The evening was rated a huge success by many of the parents and staff who attended. It was indeed a very informative evening. The websites mentioned are now available.
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