Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid

When:
February 18, 2019 – February 25, 2019 all-day UTC Timezone
2019-02-18T00:00:00+00:00
2019-02-26T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Carnegie Conference Centre
Halbeath Rd
Dunfermline KY11 8DY
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kelly Higgins
01592 226561

Aim:

To raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing issues and to provide participants with basic crisis first aid skills training.

Learning outcomes:

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • An increased knowledge about mental health issues in Scotland
  • Increased their skills and confidence in recognising the signs of mental health problems or suicidal thoughts
  • The ability to provide initial help and guidance towards appropriate professional help
  • Explored issues around recovery.

This course includes sessions on attitudes, recovery, alcohol and drugs, suicide, listening skills, self harm, depression, anxiety and psychosis.

Who should attend?

This course would suit anyone who is interested in developing their knowledge and skills in supporting someone with a mental health problem or suicidal thoughts.

Click here to apply online