Mental Health First Aid Course - 8th and 9th October 2020-Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid Course - 8th and 9th October 2020

Why take this course?

MHFA England is the Gold standard of Mental Health First Aid, and is the only provider of licensed Mental Health First Aid Instructor Training in England

The MHFA England Instructor Training programme is accredited by the Royal Society for Public Health. Grounded in research and rigorously tested, the MHFA courses are developed by experts alongside people with experience of mental health issues

What does this course cover?

Two days

  • Why Mental Health First Aid?
  • What is depression?
  • What is mental health?
  • Impact of mental health issues
  • Stigma and discrimination
  • The Mental Health First Aid action plan
  • Depression - symptoms, risk factors, depression in the workplace
  • Suicide figures
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental health
  • First aid to assist a suicidal crisis
  • Non-judgemental listening skills
  • First aid for depression, treatment and resources
  • Self-care
  • Anxiety disorder, first aid for anxiety disorder, treatment and resources.
  • Crisis first aid after a traumatic event
  • Alcohol, drugs and anxiety disorders
  • Cognitive distortions and cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Personality disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Self-harm
  • Psychosis, risk factors, warning signs, crisis first aid, treatment and resources
  • Alcohol, drugs and psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Recovery and building resources
  • Action planning for using MHFA
  • Crisis first aid after a traumatic event

Our course includes Mental Health England Resources and certificates. 9.15am to 4.15pm. Parking is free of charge and please bring lunch.

This is a Mental Health England Approved course.

The cost of this course is £245.83 + VAT = £295.00 total per person.

(Please note this course is non refundable or transferable.)

Event Properties

Event Date
08-10-2020 9:15 am
Event End Date
09-10-2020 4:15 pm
Available place
Cut off date
07-10-2020 3:00 pm

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