Mental Health and Wellbeing Services

Mental Health and Wellbeing Services

Putting your Mental Health First

At Education Mutual we are committed to supporting the mental health and wellbeing of colleagues within our member schools.

Choose a Service

Our commitment to the wellbeing of educators sets Education Mutual apart as an organisation.

Explore below the exceptional range of mental health and wellbeing services that we provide to our member schools at no additional cost.



Navigating grief and finding strength

Coping with bereavement and grief is an intricate and deeply personal journey, and practical advice can be invaluable during this challenging time.

It’s important to remember that everyone grieves differently, and the grieving process is not a one size fits all.

The service will cover:

  • Develop insights into the grieving process, offering support not only for yourself but also for your loved ones.
  • Gain an understanding of both the emotional and physical impacts associated with bereavement.
  • Receive practical advice to navigate the next steps after a loss, aiding in the management of various challenges.
  • Fostering a positive mindset to facilitate moving forward, embracing healing and personal growth.


Men’s Mental Wellness

Break the silence and shatter the stigma

Education Mutual are committed to promoting mental wellbeing and resilience amongst men in the education community.

Each service is designed to break down the stigma surrounding men’s mental health issues and provide a safe space for open conversations and support.

42% of male teaches reported working in a
culture that negatively affects staff mental health and wellbeing


Stress Management

Focusing on the mind, not just the body

Our service, formally known as Stress Coaching, has been meticulously updated to further provide comprehensive support to individuals and schools of all experience levels and sizes.

This popular service allows you to receive support from a qualified and trusted professional who adheres to the highest standards of ethical and therapeutic practice.

The service will cover:

  • Finding harmony in work and family life
  • Strategies to reduce & manage stress
  • Setting realistic expectations


Pupil Wellbeing

Your path to pupil success

Education Mutual has supported the mental health and wellbeing of our member schools and their staff for a number of years. We are passionate about providing tools to ensure a happy and healthy workplace.

This year we have created a package to support pupil wellbeing within our member schools. Our pupil wellbeing services enable members to deliver a whole school wellbeing approach.

The type of topics we will cover are:

  • Confidence and body language
  • Emotional regulation
  • Grief and loss
  • Building resilience


Face-to-face Counselling

You are not alone - it's time to talk

We take pride in offering face to face counselling sessions to our member schools and their staff.

Our extensive network of quality checked counsellors, which spans the entirety of the UK, ensures staff members can schedule appointments at dates and times that suits their individual needs. Reaching out for counselling services can be a big step, so we are committed to ensuring that process is as easy and accommodating as possible.

The type of topics we will cover are:

90% of our member schools prefer face-to-face sessions

10% of our member schools prefer to use our virtual counselling sessions


Menopause Counselling

Embrace change, embrace you

Menopause Counselling provides a safe and confidential space for individuals to explore their feelings, concerns, and questions.

Our expert counsellors are trained to address the emotional and psychological aspects of this transition, offering guidance on managing anxiety, mood swings, and other emotional challenges that may arise. We believe that open dialogue and professional support are essential in helping individuals embrace this new chapter with confidence and resilience

90% of UK workplaces have no formal support for women experiencing the menopause


Mental Health First Aid Training

Keep your mind healthy

Mental health is just as crucial as your physical health, however it often goes unnoticed. Mental Health First Aid is like CPR for the mind – a set of tools and knowledge that can make a real difference in someone’s life.

This informative training session is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to identify the signs of mental health issues among yourself and your colleagues.

The type of topics we will cover are:


Financial Wellbeing Coaching

Financial freedom starts here

In todays economic landscape, managing finances can be an overwhelming task. Our coaching services provide an opportunity for a “fresh start”, redefining the approach towards positive financial wellbeing.

Our coaches do not simply focus on the numbers, they delve into financial mindsets and habits to help create a comprehensive plan for a brighter future.

Our efficient coaches will share tips and resources to:

  • Access to a 24/7 digital content library
  • Customise a personal financial plan
  • Discuss any financial concerns
  • Support your wellbeing by talking about your money worries

Health is on the way

Our streamlined process ensures a user-friendly experience, allowing
members to submit healthcare requests effortlessly.

How it works:


Submit a healthcare request via the Education Mutual website.


The team at Education Mutual will contact you to initiate a referral.


Within 48 hours a healthcare professional will contact you to perform a detailed triage ensuring that you receive the right supporting treatment.


You can book your appointment with your healthcare professional at a date and time that suits you.

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