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Mental Health Awareness (half day) City Health

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Course overview

This half day course will focus primarily on recognizing and understanding mental illness and disorder and accessing resources to help.

The course covers:

  • 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

Pleasesee 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.

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