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Name: Adult Mental Health First Aid
Date: July 29, 2019
Time: 8:45 AM - 4:30 PM BST
Event Description:

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised training course, designed to teach people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill health and provide help on a first aid basis. Adult MHFA courses can be attended by people aged 16 upwards and are relevant for the general population.  

Delegates on an Adult MHFA course are taught a set of skills which enables them to support someone experiencing mental health issues.  Each and every MHFA course is delivered by a quality assured instructor, who has attended the 7 day instructor training programme accredited by the Royal Society for Public Health.

This two day course is designed for delegates across all levels of an organisation, but primarily for line managers or anyone who has the responsibility of managing a team.

Course Programme

This course will:

  • Teach practical skills that can be used every day, including being able to spot the signs and symptoms of mental health issues and feel confident guiding people towards appropriate support
  • Give a deeper understanding of the issues that impact on and relate to people's mental health

Our MHFA instrucutors deliver training in four manageable sections, each with a focus on how to apply Mental Health First Aid skills:

  • Session 1: Mental Health First Aid, mental health and depression
  • Session 2: Depression (continued) and suicidal crisis
  • Session 3: Anxiety, personality disorders, eating disorders and self-harm
  • Session 4: Psychosis, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
Location:
Rumwell Hall 
Rumwell 
Taunton
Somerset
TA4 1EL
 
Date/Time Information:
29 July 08.45am to 4.30pm
30 July 08.45am to 4.30pm
Contact Information:
01752 201616
Fees/Admission:
£325 per person plus VAT.  If three or more delegates are booked at the same time, the fee will be £295 per person plus VAT.

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