Compassionate Schools

Discovery MAT are keen to become a Compassionate Trust. We have trained staff and pupils to be able to Listen, show Empathy, Notice and Do (LEND) to support our friends who may be experiencing a bereavement. Lindsay Cooper Smith shared a training session with parents which can be viewed here:


You may also find these videos interesting.

Brené Brown on Empathy - YouTube

Compassionate Schools | Plymouth a Compassionate City - YouTube

What do children and young people understand about death? | Winston's Wish - YouTube

We are very proud that Weston Mill School have been awarded the Compassionate Schools award from St Luke's for the work they have done to support bereavement!