Half day course, delivered over two sessions in a virtual classroom, to become certified by the MHFA as Mental Health Aware

Our introductory course on mental health in adults is a programme designed to raise awareness of mental health.

It has been developed to give you:

  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma
  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues
  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and maintaining wellbeing
  • Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue

Course Contents

  • What is mental health?
  • Mental Health Continuum
  • Factors which affect mental health
  • Stigma
  • Stress and stress management
  • Spotting signs of distress
  • Mental health conditions:
  • Recovery
    • Depression
    • Anxiety disorders
    • Psychosis
    • Eating disorders
    • Suicide
    • Self-harm
  • Take 10 Together – starting a supportive conversation
  • Supporting mental health in the workplace
  • Useful statistics
  • Helpful resources

The course is delivered online, via the interactive Zoom platform, in two x 2-hour sessions, over consecutive days.

You will need internet access, and video/audio connection.

We will contact you before the event to give you one-on-one support with technical aspect of joining the virtual classroom.

We limit numbers to a maximum of 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe, supported and fully engaged in the virtual environment while they learn.

Learning takes place through a mix of online presentations, videos, case studies and group discussions.

When you have successfully completed the course, you will get a hard copy of the MHFA manual/workbook (delivered to your home address) to keep and refer to whenever you need it.

You will also get a certificate to from the MHFA to certify that you are “Adult MHFA Aware”.

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

The MHFA recommended cost of this course is £125.

We are offering this at a subsidised cost of £70 per attendee.

To book online click your preferred date:

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!

Half day course, delivered over two sessions in a virtual classroom, to become certified by the MHFA as Mental Health Aware

This introductory Youth Mental Health First Aid course is designed to raise awareness of young people’s mental health.

It will give:

  • An understanding of some of the common mental health issues affecting young people, including depression, anxiety, eating disorders and psychosis
  • Skills to work more effectively with young people living with mental health issues
  • Ways to support young people with a mental health issue and relate to their experiences
  • A taste of the contents of the Youth MHFA Two Day course

Course Contents

  • Language and mental health issues
  • What is mental health?
  • Mental health conditions
  • Supporting young people in distress
    • Depression
    • Anxiety disorders
    • Psychosis
    • Self-harm
    • Eating disorders
    • Personality disorders
    • Alcohol, illegal drugs and mental health
  • Mental and emotional wellbeing

The course is delivered online, via the interactive Zoom platform, in two x 2-hour sessions, over consecutive days.

You will need internet access, and video/audio connection.

We will contact you before the event to give you one-on-one support with technical aspect of joining the virtual classroom.

We limit numbers to a maximum of 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe, supported and fully engaged in the virtual environment while they learn.

Learning takes place through a mix of online presentations, videos, case studies and group discussions.

When you have successfully completed the course, you will get a hard copy of the MHFA manual/workbook (delivered to your home address) to keep and refer to whenever you need it.

You will also get a certificate to from the MHFA to certify that you are “Youth MHFA Aware”.

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

The MHFA recommended cost of this course is £125.

We are offering this at a subsidised cost of £70 per attendee.

To book online, click your preferred date:

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!