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Anna Bateman
Mental Health

Anna Bateman

With over 24 years’ experience in education as a teacher, trainer, consultant, and Interim Executive Board member, Anna Bateman has gained a fantastic understanding of pedagogy, school improvement, leadership and what works.

She is passionate about placing prevention at the heart of every school, integrating mental wellbeing within the curriculum, school culture and systems. Through this work, students have the opportunity to learn skills and techniques to cope with modern day pressures alongside their academic studies.

Over the last 10 years Anna has worked with and transformed hundreds of primary and secondary schools. She has excellent subject knowledge and a solid understanding of how schools work. This puts her in a unique position to be able to offer highly innovative and bespoke programmes to resolve specific and complex issues.

As a member of the advisory group for the Department of Education, advising them on their mental health green paper, Anna operates at the forefront of new initiatives and her passion is to drive these forward to the benefit of schools, school leaders and of course pupils and students.

Moreover, she is an accredited facilitator for the Academic Resilience Approach (Young Minds), Youth Mental Health First Aid Trained as well as a licensed PATHS trainer promoting alternative thinking strategies.

Anna Bateman's Webinars

How Ofsted inspects Mental Health under the new EIF

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will help senior school leaders, DSLs, Deputy DSLs and mental health leads to understand how mental health is inspected under the new Ofsted EIF.

How to Manage Disclosure of Mental Health Difficulties: Practical Advice and Guidance

  • 27th January 27th Jan 14:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 28th January 28th Jan 13:00pm

This webinar will help learners to understand what to do when a pupil discloses a mental health difficulty, both practically and emotionally, and provides advice and guidance on adopting the correct referral processes.

The Role of the Designated Senior Lead for Mental Health Virtual Conference

  • Available On Demand

The Mental Health Virtual Conference provides designated mental health leads with an immersive and knowledge rich practical learning experience which will inspire you to lead and provides the tools you need to put mental health and wellbeing at the heart of your school.