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Events – Autumn Term 2022

Innovating Minds Senior Mental Health Lead Training – Virtual

Throughout the next two terms Lorraine will be delivering the beginners, intermediate and advanced DfE funded Senior Mental Health Lead on behalf of Innovating Minds.

To find further information and dates visit:

Safeguarding Training – Virtual

Lorraine will be delivering DSL Schools and Colleges training on behalf of MBK Training on 4th October

To find further information visit:

Lorraine will also be delivering DSL Refresher Schools and Colleges training on 12th October

To find further information visit:

TES SEND Show – Business Design Centre, London

To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of this show Lorraine will be presenting two seminars.

Friday 7th October – 14.00m – 15.00: 30 years of SEND: Where does the SEND Review 2022 fit into the historical context?

Saturday 8th October – 12.30 – 13.30: Supporting mental health and wellbeing across your school

To find further information about the show and booking seminar tickets visit:

Education Conferences UK

This term Lorraine is working with Education Conferences UK to deliver a number of one day virtual conferences.

New to role SENCO – Virtual – Monday 10th October (fully booked) and Friday 4th November

Advanced Course: The Role of the Senior Mental Health Lead – 17th October

An Introduction to SEND

Senior Mental Health Lead Summit 2022: Embedding mental health best practice into schools – 3rd November

Mental Health First Aid Training – 13th and 14th October – Sunningdale School

Lorraine will be delivering the two-day Mental Health First Aid Youth training on behalf of SENhub based at Sunningdale School.

To find further information visit:



Response to the SEND Review

On the 3rd May 2022 I will be delivering a live webchat on my response to the SEND Review.
I will be working with Dale Pickles from Training for Education and will be covering the following:

  • The history behind the SEND Review
  • The SEND Review – what was announced?
  • SEN support
  • The role of the SENCO
  • What it means for schools

As well as answering all of your questions.

This is a free to join event – please sign up now at:

Top 10 Tips

Are you ready for September? A free online workshop for SENCOs and Senior Leaders preparing for the new academic year! Join Sarah Davis from Integrated Treatment Services and I as we discuss the top 10 tips  to help you feel prepared to support your student’s SEN needs.

Video help:  Lorraine has now produced a series of 10 short videos to explain the Top Ten Tips  CLICK HERE to view these.


The SENDcast is a regular podcast focusing on Special Educational Needs (SEN),  it is a new way to keep up to date with policy changes, best practice and to improve your knowledge around SEND.

I have recorded a number of these along with many of my SEND colleagues and you can download them for free at:



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