Adult Mental Health First Aid (Mental Health England Accredited)

Suitable For

This course is suitable for anybody looking to gain an awareness of Mental Health and qualify as an Adult Mental Health First Aider. This is a Mental Health England Accredited Course. 

duRATION

16 Hours

Group cOST

£1800 for up to 16 delegates

Open cOURSE cost

£170pp

Content

  • Session 1 

    • Why Mental Health First Aid?

    • Mental Health First Aid action plan

    • What is mental health?

    • impact of mental health issues

    • Stigma & Discrimination

    • What is depression? Symptoms & Risk factors 

    • Depression in the workplace  

  • Session 2 

    • Suicide figures​

    • Alcohol, drugs and mental health 

    • First aid for suicidal crisis

    • Non-judgemental listening skills

    • First aid for depression

    • Treatment and resources for depression

    • Self-care

  • Session 3

    • What is anxiety disorder?

    • First aid for anxiety disorders

    • Crisis first aid after a traumatic event

    • Alcohol, drugs and anxiety disorders

    • Treatment & resources

    • Cognitive distortions & CBT

    • Personality disorders

    • Eating disorders

    • Self-harm  

ContenT COnt. 

  • Session 4

    • What is psychosis?

    • Risk factors for psychosis

    • Alcohol, drugs and psychosis

    • Schizophrenia

    • Bipolar disorder

    • Warning signs of developing psychosis 

    • Crisis first aid for acute psychosis

    • Treatment and resources for psychosis 

    • Recovery and building resources 

    • Action planning for using MHFA

Open Courses 

NORWICH

15th & 16th September 2020

10th & 20th November 2020

IPSWICH

2nd & 3rd July 2020

12th & 13th October 2020

Anglian Training 

Head Office
Office Opening Hours

Committed to delivering quality, interactive and interesting training 

Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm 

(Training available 7 days per week upon request)
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33 Pigot Lane

Framingham Earl

Norwich 

Norfolk

NR14 7PX

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