Therapeutic Thinking Support Team (TTST)
The TTST is a team made up of Educational Psychologists, Advisers and Practitioners supporting maintained schools to consider the needs and provision for children and young people who experience Social Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties.
Therapeutic Thinking is an approach to support children and young people’s SEMH needs in schools. Being therapeutic means that school policy and the day to day practice in schools are designed to provide experiences that create sustained prosocial (positive, helpful) feelings within all children, adults and in particular the non-typical and or unlucky young people.
Who to contact
Where to go
- West Berks Council
West Street House
- RG14 1BZ
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- We provide support to schools and therefore provide support during extended school hours.
- Time of day
- Our service is free to maintained schools. Academies would need to buy a package. Costs can be discussed with Beth.
- Age Ranges
- Referral required
- Referral Details
Schools are required to complete either an individual or group referral form, screening questionnaires (SDQs and RCADS for children over 8), and submit the pupil's Individual Behaviour Plan or Therapeutic plan. Relevant documents can be found on the TTST SLA page. Academies are reminded to contact Beth before completing referral paperwork.
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