OPEN ACCESS: 9 November 2021 (AM), ONLINE Half Day Mental Health Awareness

 Registration is closed for this event

THIS TRAINING WILL BE DELIVERED LIVE ONLINE VIA ZOOM.

This live session is the ideal introduction for any employee or volunteer to gain a better understanding of what it’s like to experience a mental health problem and how to support their own mental health, and that of colleagues and clients.

Learning aims:

  • To examine the preconceptions and fears surrounding mental health
  • To increase awareness of mental health problems and the impact that poor mental health has on an individual’s day to day life
  • To increase knowledge and confidence when supporting people with mental health problems

Course content:

  • What is mental health?
  • The mental health continuum
  • Myths & Stereotypes
  • Causes, signs and symptoms of key mental health issues (depression, anxiety, psychosis, schizophrenia).
  • How to support someone in mental distress
  • Signposting to local and national support agencies

Learning outcome:

Staff have increased knowledge, confidence and awareness of mental health problems and basic knowledge of how to support those around them. 

Who should attend:

This course is suitable for staff or volunteers with no previous training in mental health, but who need to support others who are at risk, vulnerable or experiencing poor mental health, as part of their work or volunteering role.

When
9th November 2021 9:30 AM through 12:30 PM
Location
Online
Manchester, GTM
United Kingdom
Contact
Phone: 01617695732
Course Price
Individual Price (£50 +VAT) £ 60.00
Manchester Mind Staff - Free £ 0.00