Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Course

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a training course which teaches people how to identify, understand and help someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue.
 
In the same way as we learn physical first aid, mental health first aid teaches you how to recognise those crucial warning signs of mental ill health.
 
You’ll learn to recognise warning signs of mental ill health, and develop the skills and confidence to approach and support someone while keeping yourself safe.
 
You’ll also learn how to empower someone to access the support they might need for recovery or successful management of symptoms. This could include self-help books or websites, accessing therapy services through their GP, their school or place of work, online self-referral, support groups, and more.
 
What’s more, you’ll gain an understanding of how to support positive wellbeing and tackle stigma in the world around you.

Adult Mental Health Aware Half Day The half day course: 

An introductory four hour session to raise awareness of mental health.
 
It is designed to give participants:
 
 An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma
 
 A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues
 
 An introduction to looking after their own mental health and maintaining wellbeing
 
 Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue
 
Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. 
 
Everyone who completes the course gets a manual to refer to whenever you need it, workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health and a certificate of attendance to say you are Mental Health Aware.


Date/Time:
15th May 2018, 9am - 1pm

Location:
Leeds Law Society, 
62 Wellington Street
Leeds
LS1 2EE

Price:
Members: £85 + VAT
Non-members: £100 + VAT

RRP: Recommended Retail Price from MHFA England is £140 per person. Leeds Law Society have managed to secure this training at a reduced cost for our members and non-members.


Booking:
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Date: 15/05/2019 (09:00 - 13:00)

Status: ACTIVE | 5 or more places remaining

Members: from £85.00 | Non-Members: from £100.00

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More than 5 business days prior to event: fully refundable less £5 administration fee.
Within 3- 5 business days prior to event: non-refundable but someone may attend in your place or you may transfer to a future event.
Within 2 business days prior to event: non-refundable but someone may attend in your place.

If you do not attend without notifying Leeds Law Society in advance, the full fee is payable.
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