7087: Youth Mental Health First Aid

This course is  3 hourly sessions run over four days  for anyone who works with, lives with or supports young people aged 8-18. With specific focus on:  Depression and anxiety, Suicide and psychosis, Self-harm and eating disorders
The course will provide:

• An understanding of young people’s mental health and factors that affect wellbeing
• Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues
• Confidence to reassure and support a young person in distress
• Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
• Knowledge to help a young person recover their health by guiding them to further support
• Ability to support a young person with a long term mental health issue or disability to thrive
• Tools to look after your own mental wellbeing

Course contents: Youth Mental Health First Aid

• About Youth Mental Health First Aid
• Context: England’s child health care policy
• About mental health – facts and figures
• Risk factors for mental ill health
• Protective factors for mental health
• Preventing mental health issues and promoting wellbeing
• The facts and figures, Signs and symptoms, and Risk factors of: Depression and anxiety, Suicide and 
        psychosis, Self-harm and eating disorders
• The Youth MHFA action plan: ALGEE
Price
Free
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22/08/2022
10:00 - 13:00
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24/08/2022
10:00 - 13:00
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25/08/2022
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22/09/2022
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21/11/2022
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22/11/2022
10:00 - 13:00
day 2 (Course VV)
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23/11/2022
10:00 - 13:00
day 3 (Course VV)
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24/11/2022
10:00 - 13:00
day 4 (Course VV)
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