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Key Info
07 Jan 2020
2 days
Individual £160 + VAT Group (MIN 6 - MAX 12) £1536 + VAT
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Mental Health First Aid (Wales) Youth

Course Dates

  • 7th & 8th Jan 2020 - Dragon Hotel, Swansea, SA1 5LS
  • 9th & 10th Jan 2020 - Twyn Community Centre, Caerphilly, CF83 1JL

Course Objective

The YMHFA course teaches adults how to assist adolescents who are developing mental health problems, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

Course Delivery

2 one day workshops, discussions, activities

Key Topics

Developing mental health problems
• Depression
• Anxiety problems
• Eating disorders
• Psychosis
• Substance use problems

Mental health crises
• Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
• Non-suicidal self-injury
• Panic attacks
• Traumatic events
• Severe psychotic states
• Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use
• Aggressive behaviours

Course Duration

9.30 - 4.30pm x 2 days

QUALIFICATION ACHIEVED

Training in Mind Certificate in Mental Health First Aid Wales (Youth)

CONTACT DETAILS

ACT Head Office, Ocean Park House, East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF24 5ET.

T 029 2046 4727    E info@acttraining.org.uk

Please Note

Please note that due to the sensitive topics discussed within the training it is recommended that participants have an appropriate level of well-being before attending.

Whist sharing experiences can benefit the training experience participants must be aware that Mental Health First Aid is designed to help participants support others and is not intended as a therapy session for the participant. This is for the comfort for all participants. Source: Training in Min

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