SEMH Support

Behaviour support SEMH SEBS
The following is list of local providers who are able to support with children's social, emotional and behavioural needs in school. If you are aware of other providers or have feedback on any of the providers listed, please let us know.

Services and support available via Cornwall Council - there are a range of services available via the Council which can be accessed at reduced or no cost. The lead for SEMH is Nick Millward,, 01872 326367/496367.

Kernow SEMH Support Service - Penny Hermes, Consultant. Offering individual pupil consultancy and training for all school staff. 
Behaviour Support South West - Gill Hawkins (nee Smith). Advises and supports the social, emotional and behavioural needs of children within a primary educational setting.

Wild Tribe Explorers - Outdoor learning behaviour support programme - Many children do not achieve in the classroom but will achieve through outdoor learning. This programme is targeted at children who require support in managing their behaviour, developing coping strategies and increasing emotional resilience in learning. The programme will be tailored to meet the needs of individual children or groups of children and can be delivered in different packages. This programme is supported by a behaviour consultant and pre and post course data will be collected with a full progress report written to support the children further.

Out of the Box - Play Therapy and Creative Arts - Play/Creative Arts Therapy improves the emotional well being of the child. It uses Play and Creative Arts methods to address chronic, moderate and severe psychological, emotional conditions and mental health problems in children. The Play Therapist works alongside the child, family, carers, school to unlock the potential in children and to make sense of their life experiences.

Cornwall Play Therapy Associates - We are a united collaboration of professionally qualified Play Therapists, who have come together voluntarily, to offer education and advice about how Play Therapy can support the mental health and well-being of children across Cornwall.

Innate Connection - wellbeing coaching for children - One-to-one coaching for children and families to develop their emotional intelligence, build their self-esteem and uncover their innate resilience.

White Gold Cornwall - works with children, young people and adults across the whole of Cornwall to help them navigate life’s challenges.

We offer tailored support to address a wide range of issues and have a proven record of assisting individuals to develop and become valued members of our communities.

White Gold works with schools to develop a bespoke 1:1 plan to support children and young people of all ages. There is an online referral form, we would encourage schools to call the White Gold team to discuss the types of support available.

The Hugs Foundation

We are an equine rescue and rehabilitation charity with a youth services team who provide alternative provision for children and young people with mental health difficulties who are perhaps struggling to access mainstream education. Session fees are £25 per hour per head. Sessions can be booked in weekly blocks (i.e. 6 weeks, 8 weeks etc) with view to extending or left open for however long the student requires the input. Sessions can vary in length, depending on the individual child.

Babcock LDP - Social Emotional Mental Health, Wellbeing and Behaviour Support

Our Behaviour Support team is experienced and skilled in supporting schools to meet the needs of our most vulnerable learners and to achieve Ofsted outcomes.

Visit our website to find out more about our Passive Intervention and Prevention Strategies training and bespoke consultancy and support.

CAPH members receive a 5% discount on some Babcock training and consultancy services.

T. 01726 212892 E.