Youth Mental Health First Aid Champion 1 day (online for individuals)

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£150.00

Develop understanding and confidence to help prevent mental health issues, to support a child or young person if they are already struggling or to respond to a mental health crisis.

This is a 2 session course delivered online (for individuals).

Aimed at anyone who supports young people 8-18 the course develops understanding of common mental health issues, alongside confidence to spot signs of mental ill health in children and young people and guide them to a place of support.

You'll receive a comprehensive manual with Mental Health First Aid guidance to help prevent mental health issues, to support a child or young person if they are already struggling or to respond to a mental health crisis.

    This training is available for individual staff members on our open programme in Bristol (you come to us) and for teams in-house (we come to you).

    Also currently available (online for teams).

    Course aims

    To develop skills and confidence to spot the signs of mental health issues in a young person, offer first aid and guide them towards the support they need

    Course objectives

    By the end of the session participants will have had opportunities to:

    • Develop an understanding of common mental health issues and how they can affect young people
    • Consider how to spot signs of mental ill health in young people and guide them to a place of support
    • Gain knowledge and confidence to advocate for mental health awareness
    • Develop skills to support positive wellbeing

    Venue info:

    This course is delivered online (for individuals).

    Comprised of 2 x 2.5 hour live webinars, plus 2 hours self-directed learning on an online learning hub, and 2 hours reading.

    Trainer: Suzanne Pearson

    New course - awaiting feedback