- Tue - Wed 22 - 23 Jun 2021
- 09:00 - 15:00
Mental Health First Aid for Children (MHFA): 2-day Course
Focus: Summer Course
For: Any staff
This accredited course provides delegates the skills to recognise the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues in young people, engage in supportive and non-judgemental conversation and signpost to effective support.
Delegates will gain an in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing, as well as practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental illness, and the confidence to step in, reassure and support a young person in distress.
All delegates receive a mental health first aid manual and workbook to support their learning. Upon completion they will receive an MHFA Certificate and accreditation as a Youth Mental Health First Aider.
Only 16 delegates can attend this course.
There is subsidised cost of £140 per delegate, this includes additional resources.
Due to demand for places on this course, non–attendance at this course will incur repayment of full costs.