This online course is designed for staff and managers who provide support to clients or colleagues who are facing a mental health crisis.

Tuesday 20th October 9:30 - 11:00am and 2:30 - 4:00 pm  with some online materials to look at betweem the morning and afternoon sessions  AND Wednesday 21st October 9:30 - 11:00am and 2:30 - 4:30pm

Cost: £40 to SCVS member organisations

The course looks at:

  • What is mental health?

  • The impact of stigma with mental health

  • What is the role of first aider for mental health?

  • Common mental health conditions

  • Looking after yourself when providing supportive conversation

  • Starting and maintaining a conversation

  • Closing a conversation

  • The impact on drugs and alcohol on mental health

  • Mental Health in the workplace

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