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Adult Mental Health First Aid - (F2F)

Certified by MHFA England and for England only - Adult

  • Started 6 Apr
  • 300 British pounds
  • Leeds - St Joseph's Well (Near Leeds General Infirmary)

About the course

This face to face course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider, giving you: • An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect well being • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgmental listening • Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support - whether that’s self-help resources, through their employer, the NHS, or a mix Format This is a classrom based course delivered by MHFA instructors. Learning takes place through 2 full days of learning with certified instructors in a face to face environment. Learning materials will provided at the venue and refreshments will be subject to the venues catering capabilities. Topics include; • Mental Health Awareness • MHFA Action Plan - ALGEE • Language and Stigma • Stress • Depression and Suicide • Eating Disorders • Self Harm • Anxiety • Psychosis and Bipolar • Recovery and Support Services Everyone who completes the course gets: • A certificate of attendance to say you are a Mental Health First Aider • A manual to refer to whenever you need it and learner workbook • A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health Book now to obtain your recognised qualification with our licensed instructors. We are corporate partners of the Children's Heart Surgery Fund. A charity based in Leeds, West Yorkshire supporting families with children born with a Congenital Heart Defect. Our son was born with Transposition of the Great Arteries and we were supported by this amazing charity while in hospital. This is our way of giving something back. Each booking made, the charity will receive a 15% donation from the net profits. Business and multiple learner rates are available. Please contact us to talk to us about your requirements.

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