Inspection and Advisory Service (HIAS)

Emotional health and well-being (EHWB)

Aim

To ensure that:

  • through the promotion of positive emotional health and well-being, children and young people are helped to understand and express their feelings, build their confidence and emotional resilience, and therefore their capacity to learn
  • the emotional health and well-being of children/young people and staff is supported across the school.

Emotional health and well-being contributes significantly to all five national outcomes for children and young people: being healthy, staying safe, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution and economic well-being.