Mental Health First Aid

When 15 February at 9:30am to Friday 16 February at 4:30pm
Provided by Community Links
Description

This course teaches participants how to recognise and respond appropriately to signs of mental ill health.

MHFA is an internationally recognised, accredited two-day course that teaches people how to recognise and respond appropriately to signs of mental ill health. The practical, skills based approach demystifies mental health problems and challenges the stigma and discrimination that surrounds mental illness.

Participants will learn about anxiety, depression, psychosis and suicide and will gain an understanding about risk factors, signs and symptoms and the range of available treatments.

Venue CL Training Centre
LS8
Learning outcomes At the end of the course participants will be able to: • Recognise and respond appropriately to signs of mental ill health • Feel confident helping someone experiencing a problem • Help stop a mental illness from getting worse • Help someone recover faster • Guide someone towards the right support • Reduce the stigma of mental health problems
Suitable for This course is suitable for anyone who wants to learn more about mental health and how to help someone who may be experiencing mental health problems.
How to book To book your space please email us at training@commlinks.co.uk
Cost £150 per delegate. Bursary spaces are available. Why not contact us to see if you qualify?