Plan for Bryn Melyn Care school to expand Gateway site with additional pupil facilities

Plans to build additional teaching facilities at Bryn Melyn Care’s independent registered school, Gateway VTEC site. Bryn Melyn Care has submitted plans to extend the teaching facilities at their school site in Wem, near Shrewsbury.  The proposed single storey modular building will provide additional teaching facilities at the existing Gateway site. This will include eight…

The Survey Results are in

The results of the Bryn Melyn Care annual employee survey are in and many thanks to all who input into this year’s employee survey, we had over twice as many responses as last year.   It was great to hear how passionate everyone feels about the work we do, with nearly all of us finding our roles at…

Specialist psychotherapist

Building Resiliency at Bryn Melyn Care

Building Resiliency at Bryn Melyn Care Assistant Psychologist, Jade from the clinical team attended ‘Understanding and Promoting Resilience’ training in the heart of Birmingham city centre along with many other professionals from a variety of children’s services provisions from around the country. Boing Boing’, a service dedicated to understanding and developing resilience research and practice…

Carer with teenage boy

Beginning attachments

Inductees took part in the Beginning Attachments Training Programme. A group of 18 staff members attended the Beginning Attachments Programme as part of their Induction to Bryn Melyn Care. The three-day course, piloted by Bryn Melyn Care, has been developed by Psychologist Kim Golding and is based on Dyadic Developmental Practice (DDP). DDP draws on…

A positive outcome…

Marketing Manager, Sharon Rees, Head of Care, James Flanagan and Head of Clinical Services, Lucy Wheen travelled to Birmingham on 20th January to represent Bryn Melyn Care at the latest Children and Young People Now Conference. The day, entitled Achieving Outcomes for Children: Evidence-Based Thinking in Practice, promised to be thought provoking and did not…