Some children may need more focused and skilled support to build their emotional well-being and resilience, establish strong social connections and manage the transitions that they face.
FRIENDS is an intervention programme underpinned by the principles of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with the aim of building the resilience of individuals and families. It is a ten-week intervention that can be implemented to whole classes, small groups or individual children, and has been recognised by the World Health Organisation as effective (WHO,2004).
The FRIENDS curricula promotes valuable skills to people of all age, including:
Salus is an accredited training partner of the FRIENDS programme International Foundation. By attending our one-day training, you can become licenced to run the Fun FRIENDS, FRIENDS for life and My FRIENDS Youth programmes in your school or organisation.
We are happy to work with you to create a bespoke course for your team or organisation. If you would like to find our more about this please complete the form below and we will be in touch with you soon.
Our next training date is Thursday 5th October 2023 at Shepway Youth and Community Centre, Maidstone. Please contact us for more information.
We will update once more dates are available – you may contact us via the Bespoke courses form in the meantime.There are currently no courses for this training. Fill free to contact us via the Bespoke courses form in the meantime.