Physical and Mental Wellbeing - Mental Health in sport is more than just moving

Practitioner Development Programme -This session looks at the evidence and practice linking movement and the brain, and how schools can take steps to ensure positive mental health support is an integral part of their health and wellbeing offer. Whilst being active is good for mood, anxiety and relieving stress; there are other ways in which schools can take care of children’s physical and mental health that add real value to your PESSPA offer. Hear from Chris Wright, Head of Health & Wellbeing at Youth Sport Trust, and Tracey Ward PE Practioner and strategic lead for health and wellbeing at Stanley Grove Academy in Manchester sharing insight, practice and top tips.