Mental Health First Aid Training (*New Dates)

Brief Overview:

Mental Health First Aid training course teaches people how to identify, understand and help someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue. The course is developed by MHFA England.


MHFA accredited trainer

Who is it suitable for:

Learning Mentors, Senior Leaders

Date and Time:

Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th October 2020, 9am - 4pm

What is the intended impact for you? What will you take away with you? e.g. resources, learning points etc.

The two day course will teach you to listen, reassure and respond, even in a crisis and even potentially stop a crisis from happening. The course will qualify you as a Mental Health First Aider and Covers:

  • The Mental Health First Aid Action Plan
  • Impact of mental health issues
  • Stigma and discrimination
  • Depression, symptoms, risk factors & depression in the workplace
  • First aid for depression & treatment and resources for depression
  • Alcohol, drugs and mental health
  • First aid for suicidal crisis
  • Non-judgemental listening skills
  • Self-care
  • First aid for anxiety disorder
  • Crisis first aid after a traumatic event
  • Cognitive distortions and CBT
  • Personality disorder
  • Eating disorders
  • Self-harm
  • Psychosis & Schizophrenia

Teaching School: Blue Sky

Tel: 02476 453314


Costs: £170pp for both sessions

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