Sharing expertise

Minds Ahead are often called on to engage others, share expertise in school mental health and deepen the learning of a diverse range of colleagues.

Minds Ahead have a wealth of experience in:

  • Designing and running workshops, meetings and events of various group sizes
  • Developing and delivering longer professional development programmes, including accredited qualifications
  • Delivering key note speeches to large audiences

Minds Ahead provides school mental health expertise to small groups of senior level leaders, conference size events of several hundred people and everything in between. Minds Ahead provides expert content input as well as facilitates discussions to ensure the full contribution of all participants.


Mentor wellbeing programme: Minds Ahead worked with Sheffield Hallam University to design and deliver key note speeches and workshops at their Teacher Training mentor’s conference so they can better support the wellbeing of new teachers.

Accredited counselling skills for schools: Minds Ahead developed an accredited level 3 counselling skills for schools course and delivered it to colleagues from international schools in partnership with Infinite Learning in Dubai.

Contact us – to bring the latest thinking on school mental health at your event or meeting.

“Fantastic network and ideas sharing! Great materials partnered by Minds Ahead, really seeing national changes!”
Emma Wilson-Downes, Assistant Headteacher, Thomas Gainsborough School

"As experts in their field, Minds Ahead have become one of our most valued partners and together we’re becoming pioneers in the field of mental health and wellbeing in schools."

Professor Damien Page, Dean of Carnegie School of Education, Leeds Beckett University