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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.

 
   
Objectives:  

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