Help for Covid-19
Support for Schools & Early Years Settings in Derby from the Specialist Teaching and Psychology Service (STePS)
All STePs staff are still currently working albeit remotely. If we can be of any help or support to you please do get in touch. You can contact us in the usual way by phone or email. If you know the name and contact details of your link Educational Psychologist (Schools) or link Early Intervention Practitioner (Settings) please contact them directly. Alternatively call us on 01332 641400 or email us at email@example.com and we will try to identify the most appropriate person to help you.
A Critical Incident
It is quite likely during the course of the Covid-19 outbreak that someone closely connected to a school or early years setting will die. The impact of this will be felt by staff, children, parents and the wider community.
- Critical Incident Support Process
- Helping a Child with Bereavement - Schools
- Supporting Children, Young People and Schools through Bereavement and Loss
Useful Information and Guidance Documents
School Closures: The British Psychological Society has produced a guide for schools and parents/carers on school closures in response to the Coronavirus. It may be of some help to you and is available here.