Mental Health First Aid is the internationally recognised NHS England Course in how to identify and respond to someone developing a mental health issue. Endorsed by both President Obama and Nick Clegg, it will teach you how to:
- Recognise the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues
- Provide help on a first aid basis
- Effectively guide others in the right direction towards support
There are 3 Courses available:
Adult Mental Health First Aid
For anyone likely to encounter those at risk of mental health problems – through work, or in themselves, family or friends.
12 hr training course.
Youth Mental Health First Aid
For those who care for, work or live with 11-18 yr olds.
14hr training course.
Mental Health First Aid for Schools and Colleges
Designed specifically to meet the needs of education providers. Based on the Youth MHFA Course, it covers key issues over one day, making it ideal for inset training days.
1 day training course.