Youth Mental Health First Aid (Mental Health England accredited) 

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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

Content

  • Youth Mental Health First Aid

    • About Youth MHFA

    • Context: England's child health care policy

    • About mental health - facts & figures

    • Risk factors for mental ill health

    • Protective factors for mental ill health 

    • Preventing mental health issues and promoting wellbeing 

    • The Youth MHFA action plan : ALGEE  

  • Depression & Anxiety 

    • About depression - Facts & figures

    • Signs and symptoms

    • Risk factors

    • About anxiety disorders - Facts & figures

    • Signs and symptoms

    • Risk factors

    • The MHFA action plan for depression and anxiety - ALGEE

ContenT COnt. 

  • Suicide & psychosis

    • About suicide

    • Risk factors and warning signs for suicide

    • First aid for suicidal crisis

    • About psychosis

    • Risk factors and warning signs of psychosis

    • Types of psychotic disorders

    • Crisis first aid for acute psychosis

    • The MHFA action plan for psychosis: ALGEE

  • Self-harm and eating disorders

    • About self-harm - Facts & figures​​

    • Risk factors

    • Signs & symptoms

    • The MHFA action plan for self-harm: ALGEE

    • About eating disorders - facts and figures

    • Different types of eating disorders

    • The MHFA action plan for eating disorders: ALGEE

    • Recovery

Group cOST

£1800 for up to 16 delegates

Open cOURSE cost

£170pp

Open Courses 

At present we do not have any open courses scheduled  - please get in touch for dates