Mental Health First Aid (Adult)

Tue Nov 12 2019 at 09:00 am to Tue Nov 19 2019 at 05:00 pm
Education centre, Mile End Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Education centre, Mile End Hospital, London, United Kingdom

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THIS IS A 2 DAY COURSE. YOU MUST  ATTEND BOTH DAYS. WE ARE OFFERING A 50% DISCOUNT OF AT £150 PP.

Day 1: 11th November & Day 2: 19th November 2019.

LIMITED NUMBER OF FUNDED PLACES AVAILABLE FOR NORTH EAST LONDON PUBLIC SECTOR STAFF. PLEASE ENSURE FUNDED PLACES ARE REGISTERED USING WORK EMAIL.

Do you want to become a Mental Health First Aider?

We are pleased to offer you the opportunity to become a qualified Mental Health First Aider. Upon completion of the two day Adult Mental Health First Aid, an internationally recognised course, you will be a Mental Health First Aider.

Start time on both days is 9am and finish by 5pm. Certificates will not be issued by MHFA England for late entries and early leavers, please enure your time on both days are protected prior to registering place

What will you learn?

You will learn about a range of mental health issues: depression, suicidal crisis, anxiety, personality disorders, eating disorders, self-harm, psychosis, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.  You will learn how to:



Recognise the symptoms of mental health issues



Provide initial help



Guide a person towards appropriate professional help



Please note that this  course  is a  very  basic  introduction to identifying  and providing initial support to adults (18+)  with mental health  needs. It is principally designed  for  learners  with  little  or  no  prior  training or  knowledge of mental health issues. If you are  unsure  whether the  course  would be  a  suitable  level  to  address   your  learning  needs, please  contact  CEPN  for   further   clarification prior  to  booking  onto  the   course


What are the benefits?

You will help create supportive environments for people and improve their lives – whether they are your client, colleague or family.


Who can attend?

The course is only open to people who work in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

You will be expected to particpate in the evaluation process to help us to improve future delivery. You will receive a copy of the MHFA manual and workbook, and a certificate.

Testimonial from people who have attended this training

“During supervision meetings when looking at my staff sickness absences I am more aware of underlying issues”

“[I am] not afraid to discuss difficult topics such as suicide”

“The course has made me more confident to approach my clients over mental health issues”

 

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The standard training costs £300 per person, however we are currently runnning an 50% off campaign. 

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