This comprehensive resource includes chapters on:

  • The Current State of Mental Health
  • An Overview of Positive Psychology
  • “Wellbeing” Definitions and Frameworks
  • Suggestions for Developing Your Own Wellbeing Strategy
  • Advice on How to Take an Appreciative, Strengths-based Approach
  • Suggested Wellbeing Leadership Structures
  • Parent and Carer Engagement
  • Your Staff Wellbeing and Engagement
  • School Policies & Vision and Mission Statement
  • Student Agency
  • Taught, Sought, and Caught Curriculum
  • A Comprehensive List of Positive Education Curricula and Programs
  • Wellbeing Measurement: Objectives and Methods
  • The Intersection Between Positive Education, Curriculum & National Priorities
  • Overview of Interventions, Practices, and Key Concepts

With additional new chapters on wellbeing literacy, systems informed Positive Education, grit, hope, neuroscience and advancing wellbeing through events.

The guide also includes a practical self-assessment checklist, hundreds of hyperlinks to additional resources, as well as updated examples of wellbeing models & approaches from numerous schools & universities.

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An online version of the Guide is also available, only to PESA members for A$29.95 for 12 months access, which includes annual updates.

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