Support Group
Course duration: 12 hours
Course cost: £120 + VAT per candidate
(maximum 14 delegates per session)
Delivery method: In house
Accredited course certified on completion

LEVEL 3 SUPERVISING FIRST AID FOR MENTAL HEALTH

Aims

 

 

  • Know what mental health is, why people develop mental health conditions and the role of the first aider for mental health.

  • Identify a large range of mental health conditions and know how to provide advice and practical support for a person presenting a mental health condition.

  • Understand the impact of substance abuse on mental health.

  • Understand the first aid action plan for mental health and be able to put it in place.

  • Understand a range of mental health disorders and the support/therapy provided by professional health care providers.

 

 

 

This course is aimed at those within a supervisor/manager level within the workplace, as the designated First Aider for Mental Health. It provides a complete overview of various mental health conditions and characteristics. Identifying factors that can affect a person's mental health, tackling the stigma surrounding mental health and describes the support and therapies provided by professional health care services.

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