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Mental Health Awareness
Target Audience:  

Individuals who may encounter people suffering from poor mental health and need to understand the implications and actions available to them from both a personal and organisational perspective.


The aim of this training session is to provide participants with an increased knowledge and understanding of mental health issues, including the process and paths available.

  Duration: 1 Day
  Cost: £250 + VAT
  Course Date Location
Demand led
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Module One

  • The difference between mental health and mental illness

Module Two

  • The stigma and discrimination associated with mental distress

Module Three

  • The common conditions
  • Indicators and precursors
  • Avoiding stereotyping people

Module Four

  • Antisocial behaviour
  • Definitions abd categories
  • Who is affected and the impact

Module Five

  • Working with service users
  • Barriers & Difficulties Faced by People Experiencing Mental Distress

  • Risks & Difficulties for the Professionals

  • Establishing Local Contacts

  • Networking with Social Workers, Outreach Workers and other Support Professionals


Module Six

  • Local and national support services