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Mental Health Awareness (full day) City Health

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Key information

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Course overview

This one-day course will cover the following areas:

  • Exploring mental health, mental illness and mental disorder
  • Attitudes, prejudices and fears
  • Risks and dangers
  • Resources for helping those with mental illness/disorders
  • Recognising mental distress - verbal and non verbal cues
  • Communicating effectively with those in distress.

Methods

The teaching day is based on power point presentations, exercises, role plays, and scenarios.

Course outcomes

Course outcomes

Please see Course Overview.

Eligibility

Eligibility

Prerequisite knowledge

Qualified Healthcare professionals, support staff and healthcare assistants in NHS Trusts, GP surgeries, Private hospitals and Care Homes.

English requirements

Applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English.

Assessment

Assessment

No formal assessment, for teaching see Course Overview.