The best course I’ve been on – the delivery was first class!
— Denise Clarke DSL-MH, Hillyfield Primary Academy
A fantastic course! Ollie’s knowledge and expertise shone and I learned a huge amount. Considering that time is so short in schools, I was hoping that this course would be worth two days of my precious time; it exceeded my expectations – two days well spent!
— Sumona Dunne DSL-MH, Downderry Primary School
Honestly the best training I’ve attended to date. So much quality information to work with!
— Sally Steel DSL-MH, Sir John Talbot School
Ollie’s knowledge of this subject is amazing. The course is incredibly helpful and informative. It is clear that Ollie is passionate about this provision but also adds a level of honesty and understanding about the pressures in schools today.
— Lisa O’Reilly DSL-MH, Homefield Preparatory School
Oliver is such a knowledgeable presenter with lots of examples which really illustrate the importance of the course content.
— Charlotte Mondon-Lines Assistant Headteacher, Haybridge High School.
The material, resources and activities provided were all practical, well researched and most informative. The presentation was well paced, well presented and the atmosphere was most conducive. I am leaving this training with renewed energy, with validation and recognition that every child is a world on their own worthy of all we have got, to give them every chance of succeeding in life.
— Michele Gluck, Headteacher Beth Jacob Grammar School
This has been a highly interesting, informative, and relevant training course that will add to our practice and launch the DSL-MH role.
— Charlotte Axbey DSL-MH, The Vineyard School.
Ollie is highly experienced and knowledgeable – providing information in a clear way. Two full-on days were interactive and enjoyable whilst being very productive.
— Jo House Co-DSL-MH Martley CE Primary School
A fantastic course with so much great information to take away and action in our school!
— Jolanda Simmonds, Headteacher & DSL-MH Bayton CE Primary School.
Oliver is a superb communicator and fully explained the role of DSL-MH in an engaging and interesting way. The resources are excellent and I cannot recommend this course any more highly!
— Sam Payne, Deputy Head & DSL-MH, James Allen’s Girls’ School
This was a really good course with great practical information and advice for me to deploy in my workplace. I would definitely recommend it.
— D. McEvilly, SENDCO, St. John’s C of E Middle School
A really great course with great knowledge from Ollie. You gain a clear insight into the role and also leave confident in your ability to fulfil the role at your school. Highly recommended.
— Andrew Ratcliffe Assistant Head & DSL-MH, The Hollyfield School
The DSL-MH Course was incredibly thorough; covering all aspects of the role. I thoroughly recommend it!
— Andrew Day, Headteacher, The Unicorn School.

I was impressed with Oliver’s depth of knowledge and ability to pull relevant and current research together to form a coherent and informative overview of mental health issues for young people.
— Charlotte Krivosic – Chair of WSCB Practitioner's Network
This was a really comprehensive and informative training course with lots of opportunities to consider how to apply principles to my own setting. I feel galvanized and ready to start introducing new initiatives in my school and developing a positive whole-school ethos.
— Della Sullivan, DSL-MH & SENCO, Maybury Primary School
This course gave me a great insight into the ever-increasing issues around Mental Health and Wellbeing. It provided valuable knowledge and resources to review our current practice and ideas to implement change.
— Tammy Nicholls, DSL-MH, Zenith Multi-Academy Trust.
Ollie’s delivery was engaging and inspiring. Although I’m new to this potentially huge role, I now feel much more inspired than daunted – thank you!
— Kate To Co-DSL-MH Martley CE Primary School
Such lively and engaging training – packed full of guidance and information.
— Julia Randall, Co-DSL-MH Broadheath CE Primary School
The contagious enthusiasm in which the course was delivered was inspirational and motivating to educational practitioners to have a positive impact at school and with the pupils.
— Daniel Pallett DSL-MH Longdon Hall School
Ollie Welsby was truly excellent. He was clear, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and very approachable. Having a small group of people on the course meant that I was willing to participate more readily. His experience, advice and passion for the subject was inspiring.
— Nicki Rhodes, Head of Upper School & DSL-MH, Finton House School
A comprehensive and engaging course with copious resources and strategies. A wealth of knowledge was shared.
— Gabby Keenes DSL-MH, Guilsborough Academy
The DSL-MH Course was extensively researched and delivered. I truly felt that I was in the hands of an expert. A genuine professional development experience.
— Will Berridge DSL-MH, Bishop Challoner School.
Oliver is incredibly knowledgeable and delivered the training in a very engaging way, encouraging people to think and talk about mental health in both the adult and child world.
— Angela Eason, Training and Development Adviser, Worcestershire Safeguarding Children’s Board
The course covered sensitive material in a way that made you feel comfortable and capable of doing the role and knowing you will have an impact.
— Katie Jennings, Headteacher & DSL-MH, Mission Grove Primary School
A wealth of practical advice to support those embarking on the DSL-MH role – Excellent course! Thank you.
— Cathryn Throup, Headteacher & DSL-MH Clifton-upon-Teme Primary Scho
Ollie is clearly very passionate about Mental Health and how to address this huge concern for the youth of today, and the community and society of the future. A truly inspiring course!
— Amanda Greenow-Longford, Headteacher & DSL-MH Lindridge CE VA Primary Sch
A really informative course with lots of suggestions, resources and references to research.
— Sue Hawthorn Co-DSL-MH, Broadheath CE Primary Schoo