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Course Category: Healthcare

Mental Health Champions Course (MHFA accredited)

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Who Would Benefit

Suitable for all as the one day mental health awareness and skills course qualifies employees as MHFA Champions.

Course Description

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities.

Everyone who completes the course receives:

 

  • A manual to refer to whenever they need it

 

  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support their own mental health

 

  • A certificate of attendance to say they are an MHFA Champion

 

  • A copy of the Line Managers' Resource, an invaluable source of advice on how to support an employee experiencing mental ill health

 

  • CPD points: 6
  • Course Category: Healthcare
  • Recommended No. of Days: 1 day
  • Is this course accredited by MHFA?: Yes
  • Course Location: To be determined by Client

 

For more information contact Chris Dalzell

 

Tel: 0333 5777 144

Email: chrisdalzell@maguiretraining.co.uk 

Learning Outcomes

Employees will gain:

 

  • Knowledge and confidence to provide Mental Health First Aid for the most common mental health issues
  • An understanding of how to help build a mentally healthy workplace, challenge stigma and support positive well-being
  • A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan
The Programme Includes:

About Mental Health First Aid

About mental health and stress in the workplace 

Stigma and discrimination

Depression

Anxiety disorders

Other mental health issues (eating disorders, self-harm, psychosis)

Early warning signs of mental ill health

Alcohol, drugs and mental health

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Applying the Mental Health First Aid action plan

Action 1: Approach the person, assess and assist with any crisis

Suicide

Action 2: Listen and communicate non-judgmentally

Action 3: Give support and information

Action 4: Encourage the person to get appropriate professional help

Action 5: Encourage other supports

Recovery

Building a mentally healthy workplace

Action planning for using MHFA

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