ADULT Mental Health First Aid ( 2 day course)

 

2-day Full certification course to become a certified Mental Health First Aider for  Adult Mental Health

  • Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd May KINGSTON
  • Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th June 2019 GUILDFORD
  • Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th Sept 2019 GUILDFORD
  • Tuesday 15th & Wednesday 16th Oct 2019 READING
  • Wednesday 13th & Thursday 14th Nov 2019 GUILDFORD

What will I learn?

Our two day Adult MHFA course is an internationally recognised course. After taking it, you will be able to:

  • Recognise the symptoms of mental health issues
  • Provide initial help
  • Guide a person towards appropriate professional help

MHFA won’t teach you how to be a therapist, but once you’ve completed the two day course you will be able to say you’re a Mental Health First Aider.

  • Mental Health First Aid, mental health, and depression
  • Depression (cont.) and suicidal crisis
  • Anxiety, personality disorders, eating disorders and self harm
  • Psychosis, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder

In each section you’ll learn how to:

  • Spot the early signs of a mental health issue
  • Feel confident helping someone experiencing a mental health issue
  • Provide help on a first aid basis
  • Help prevent someone from hurting themselves or others
  • Help stop a mental health issue from getting worse
  • Help someone recover faster
  • Guide someone towards the right support
  • Reduce the stigma of mental health issues.

How will I learn?

The Adult MHFA course takes place over two full days.

The sessions will be a mix of presentations, discussions, and group work activities. Our Education 4 Health instructors provide a safe learning environment and are trained to support you throughout the whole course. If you don’t feel comfortable joining in certain parts, then there is no pressure to.

Due to some of the sensitive subjects of our courses, we limit numbers to 16 people. We want everyone to feel safe and our instructors can help if people find some parts particularly difficult.

Everyone who attends the course will receive a copy of the MHFA manual and workbook, which are both excellent support resources. When you have completed the course you will receive a certificate to confirm that you are a trained Mental Health First Aider.

When and how can I book a place?

You can book a place online, or you an request an invoice, if you prefer.

This 2 day course  has a recommended price of £300 (as set by MHFA England).

We offer this at a subsidised cost of  £250, including manuals, workbooks, lunch and refreshments, thanks to support from the Education 4 Health Benevolent Fund.

To book online, click on the dates when you would like to attend.

If you prefer to be invoiced, please email hello@Ed4Health.co.uk, giving:

  • the name and email of the attendee(s)
  • the name and email of the person or group who is funding the place (if different)
  • any reference required by your systems.

We will then confirm your booking, and send you joining instructions about one week before the event.

Any other questions? Just drop us an email at hello@Ed4Health.co.uk,

We look forward to welcoming you to the course!

YOUTH Mental Health First Aid (2 day course)

What will I learn?

Full two day course, qualifying participants to be Certified Youth Mental Health First Aiders.

Mental Health First Aid is an educational course which teaches people how to identify, understand and help a young person who may be experiencing a mental health issue. In the same way as we learn physical first aid, Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to recognise those crucial warning signs of mental ill health.

In each section you’ll learn how to:

  • Spot the early signs of a mental health problem in young people
  • Feel confident helping a young person experiencing a problem
  • Provide help on a first aid basis
  • Help protect a young person who might be at risk of harm
  • Help prevent a mental health illness from getting worse
  • Help a young person recover faster
  • Guide a young person towards the right support
  • Reduce the stigma of mental health problems

How will I learn?

How will I learn?

The Youth MHFA course takes place over two full days.

The sessions will be a mix of presentations, discussions, and group work activities. Our Education 4 Health  instructors provide a safe learning environment and are trained to support you throughout the whole course. If you don’t feel comfortable joining in certain parts, then there is no pressure to.

Due to some of the sensitive subjects of our courses, we limit numbers to 16 people. We want everyone to feel safe and our instructors can help if people find some parts particularly difficult.

Everyone who attends the course will receive a copy of the MHFA manual and workbook, which are both excellent support resources. When you have completed the course you will receive a certificate to confirm that you are a trained Youth Mental Health First Aider.

When and how can I book a place?

You can book a place online, or can request an invoice, if you prefer.

This 2 day course  has a recommended price of £300 (as set by MHFA England).

We offer this at a subsidised cost of £250 including manuals, workbooks, lunches and refreshments, thanks to support from  the Education 4 Health Benevolent Fund.

To book online, click on the dates when you would like to attend.

If you prefer to be invoiced, please email hello@Ed4Health.co.uk, giving the name of the funding party, an email and any reference required by your systems.We will then confirm your booking, and send you joining instructions about one week before the event.

We look forward to welcoming you to the course!

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