Online Training Resource for Staff

For students experiencing depression, anxiety, homesickness or low self-esteem, that first conversation can make all the difference.

Developed by the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust, this new e-learning package is designed to give non-specialist staff the skills, knowledge and confidence to offer a first line of support to student who may have mental health issues.

The package consists of six, easy to follow 20-minute sessions, including:

  • signs to look out for
  • key helping skills
  • knowing who else to involve
  • supporting students at risk or in crisis

Charlie Waller Memorial Trust e-learning package

The modules refer to types of services available in Universities in general.  To find out about services within the University of Edinburgh and in the community click here