Youth MHFA two-day course qualifies you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider. This course will provide you with:

  • An in depth understanding of young people’s mental health and factors that affect wellbeing.
  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues.
  • Confidence to reassure and support a young person in distress.
  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening.
  • Knowledge to help a young person recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s through self-help sites, their place of learning, the NHS, or a mix – engaging with parents, carers and external agencies where appropriate.
  • Ability to support a young person with a long-term mental health issue or disability to thrive.
  • Tools to look after your own mental wellbeing.

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Dates:

Monday 25th March 2019, 9.00 – 5.00pm
Tuesday 26th March 2019, 9.00 – 5.00pm

Cost:

£90 Alliance member schools | £160 non-Alliance schools

Bookings:

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Venue:

The Hub, The John of Gaunt School, Trowbridge BA14 9EH