'How to...' webinars

Our 'How to...' webinars explore a variety of topics. At each session, you'll hear from our very own in-house experts at Mental Health UK, who'll share solutions to some commonly-faced challenges, and discuss the role that positive environments and techniques can play in overcoming these.

Upcoming webinars

We’d love to see you at one of our upcoming webinars. To attend an event, all you need to do is sign up to a specific event from the list below and register your attendance.

All courses are hosted on the Zoom Webinars platform, and attendees will receive confirmation of their attendance shortly after they’ve registered.

 

How to… support colleagues through and after negative life events

Friday 18 June 2021, 10-11am

The events of the last 15 months has affected everyone negatively to a degree. This webinar will look at how anyone in the workplace can support a colleague who has been more acutely affected through this or any other negative life event. We will look at understanding emotions, acceptance and grief.

Panel:

  • Katie Legg, Director of Strategy and Partnerships, Mental Health UK (host)
  • Liam Southam, Criminal Justice Care Navigation Lead at Rethink Mental Illness (expert)

Who’s it for?

  • Mental health champions, employees and HR professionals.

Register for this webinar

 

Past webinars

Missed any of our previous events? We’ve got you covered, and you can watch them all here at a time which works for you.

 

How to… increase understanding of the links between mental and physical health and provide support in the workplace

Thursday 20 May 2021, 10-11am

In this webinar, Katie Legg will be talking to Lucy Schonegevel from Rethink Mental Illness about the issues arising in the workplace, the impact of Covid-19 and what managers can do to promote good mental health and physical health and help employees where needed.

Panel:

  • Katie Legg, Director of Strategy and Partnerships, Mental Health UK (host)
  • Lucy Schonegevel, Associate Director for Policy and Practice at Rethink Mental Illness (expert)

Who’s it for?

  • Employers, HR professionals and mental health champions.

This webinar took place on Thursday 20 May 2021

 

How to… support with stress and change in the workplace as we exit lockdown

Thursday 15 April 2021, 10-11am

At this event designed for employers, workplace champions and employees, Katie Legg was joined by Charlotte Maxwell-Davies, Head of Workplace Mental Health at Mental Health UK.

Panel:

  • Katie Legg, Director of Strategy and Partnerships, Mental Health UK (host)
  • Charlotte Maxwell-Davies, Head of Workplace Mental Health, Mental Health UK (expert)

Who’s it for?

  • Employers, employees and workplace wellbeing champions

This webinar took place on Thursday 15 April 2021

 

How to… use campaigns and awareness days to drive conversations in your workplace

Friday 26 March 2021, 10-11am

At this event, Katie Legg was joined by Stephen Rowe, Chief Marketing Officer at PureGym and Anant Naik, Head of Marketing & Communications at Mental Health UK.

With Mental Health Awareness Week soon on the horizon, we discussed how to make the most out of the week to drive conversation and change in your organisation as well as how to create compelling and inclusive mental health campaigns.

We spoke to Stephen Rowe about PureGym’s successful 2019 Relay and Shoot for the Moon campaigns. We also launched our plans for Mental Health Awareness Week.

Panel:

  • Katie Legg, Director of Strategy and Partnerships, Mental Health UK (host)
  • Stephen Rowe, Chief Marketing Officer, PureGym (expert)
  • Anant Naik, Head of Marketing & Communications, Mental Health UK (expert)

Who’s it for?

  • HR and wellbeing professionals, mental health champions

This webinar took place on Friday 26 March 2021

 

How to… Talk to young people about building resilience through Covid-19

Panel:

  • Katie Legg, Director of Strategy and Partnerships (host)
  • Enda Egan, Head of Young People’s Programmes (expert)

Who’s it for?

  • Parents and employers

This webinar took place on Friday 29 January 2021

 

How to… Look after your own mental health whilst maintaining the wellbeing of your team

Panel:

  • Katie Legg, Director of Strategy and Partnerships (host)
  • Sarah Murphy, Associate Director for Advice, Information and Training (expert)

Who’s it for? Managers

This webinar took place on Friday 29 January 2021