Course outline:

Based on the essence of the ELSA programme, this course incorporates four full days professional development supported by three facilitated peer supervision sessions.

The programme will coach education professionals to develop and deliver targeted emotional literacy and wellbeing strategies within their schools, raising awareness of the needs of the most emotionally vulnerable pupils.


·       Understanding emotional literacy

·       Exploring self-esteem

·       Listening and communication

·       Positive language and thinking

·       Attachment and relationships to understand connection

·       Positive Psychology – Resilience and Mindset

·       Developmental trauma

·       Friendship

·       Wellbeing

·       Autism


Target audience: Primary and secondary teaching assistants, teachers and pastoral staff.

Facilitator: Linda Mallory, CSL Educational Psychologist


Thursday 3rd October 2019 (Training), 9.00am – 3.00pm
Thursday 5th December 2019 (Training), 9.00am – 3.00pm
Thursday 30th January 2020 (Training), 9.00am – 3.00pm
Thursday 13th February 2020 (Supervision), 2.30pm – 4.30pm
Thursday 2nd April 2020 (Training), 9.00am – 3.00pm
Thursday 7th May 2020 (Supervision), 2.30pm – 4.30pm
Thursday 11th June 2020 (Supervision), 2.30pm – 4.30pm


CSL Member Schools: £180
Non-member Schools: £270

Charge provides access to all sessions and a training manual


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The Hub, John of Gaunt School, Wingfield Road, Trowbridge