Comments from previous attendees:

  • "Case studies really made me think"
  • "Case studies were useful to focus thoughts on different situations we might encounter"
  • "Very well run and informative"
  • "Good to be a mixed group from Academic Departments, personal tutors, lecturers and disability liaison co-ordinators"

Supporting Students Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties

The aims of this session are to:

  • Promote awareness about behaviours and characteristics that may indicate that a student is suffering serious mental distress
  • Provide guidance about how to respond to such situations and to give information about where you and/or the student may turn to for help

Format: Input plus opportunity for discussion with presenters and other participants.

Audience: All academic and support service staff dealing directly with students or having responsibility for their wellbeing.

Length: 2 hours


  • Wednesday 4 December 2019 10.00-12noon
  • Thursday 12 March 2020 10.00-12noon
  • Wednesday 13 May 2020 10.00-12noon *CANCELLED*
  • Thursday 9 July 2020 10.00-12noon

You can now use the Learning Management System (LMS) to register your interest/reserve your place on one of these sessions.

If you have any queries please email