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Help and advice webinars

Can't make a workplace session?

Try our webinar programme.

We are pleased to announce the start of our Spring/Summer 2024 Help and Advice Webinar Schedule. Webinars are FREE for current, former and retired civil servants and their dependants.

Led by our service expert and specialist partners, each informative session gives tools, ideas and routes to gain further help and advice with live questions at the end. Webinars and Telekits will be delivered over Microsft Teams and are accessible from desktop computers, mobiles and tablet devices. Unable to access them from a work device? Try using a personal device to join our webinars.

To register for our webinars, you will need to log on to or sign up to our portal.

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Upcoming webinars

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Wednesday 20 March

10am to 11am

Neurodivergence and Menopause
Autism and ADHD

The Menopause can be challenging for all women, but we are at the beginning of understanding the difference for ND women and how symptoms can be heightened or be different.

This webinar explores how to start to move forward to look after your physical and emotional wellbeing based on the knowledge we currently have available to us.

Sign up now.

Wednesday 17 April

10am to 11am

Autism and ADHD - Emotional School Avoidance
Autism and ADHD

School avoidance is very common in our community due to inaccessible environments, curriculum and some teaching practices, together with a lack of appropriate services for both families and schools.

This session looks at how we can understand the issues and explore the options we have to move forward to reduce trauma for the child and also their families.

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Wednesday 22 May

10am to 11am

Autism and ADHD - Neurodivergence and Grief
Autism and ADHD

Grief hits all of us in different ways, but for those of us who are neurodivergent, the challenges in our executive functioning and emotional processing means it can present in different ways that can be confusing for those around us.

This training explains why and suggests way to support individuals during this difficult time.

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Wednesday 12 June

10am to 11am

Autism and ADHD - Neurodivergence and Pathological Demand Disorder
Autism and ADHD

We all can relate to avoiding demands (mine would be ironing) but when any sort of demand can lead to huge emotional trauma and physical response, we need to approach things in a very different way. This training looks at PDA and helps you understand the 'why' and how to begin to move forward.

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Wednesday 23 October

10am to 11am

Autism and ADHD - Neurodivergent Maternity Care
Autism and ADHD

The knowledge that ND women experience pregnancy and giving birth differently isn't surprising when you think about it, and we need to understand so that we can ask for different care plans that take account of that.

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Wednesday 20 November

10am to 11am

Autism and ADHD - Neurodivergence and Cancer
Autism and ADHD

Little is yet known as to how ND impacts cancer, but we do know that families and individuals need accessible care plans for everyone involved.

This training will explore what they are and the things you may need to consider during this period of time.

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Previous webinars

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Host

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Thursday 1 February

11am to 12noon

Mental Health Training for Managers BEIS

Recognising the vital role line managers play in supporting mental health at work, the former BEIS Wellbeing & Mental Health Network took an innovative approach to design, develop and roll out a bespoke training session on mental health for line managers, which has been delivered for free by Mental Health First Aiders to 400+ managers. We’d like to share our learnings to empower other departments across the Civil Service to improve their line manager capability around having conversations about mental health and give you a taster of our training session. Join us in this interactive session and find out more.

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For confidential support and advice call 0800 056 2424 Monday to Friday 10am to 1pm