Did you know that approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year? In England, 1 in 6 people report experiencing a common mental health problem such as anxiety and depression in any given week. Would you know how to recognise the warning signs and what you can do to support anyone in that position?
To help employers navigate this often complex condition Essex Chambers are partnering with Essex County Council, Provide, and Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England to provide Mental Health First Aid Training for you and your employees.
MHFA England is the only licenced training provider to deliver Mental Health First Aid training in England. Their training has shown that increasing mental health literacy helps to break down stigma and discrimination in this area leading to improved outcomes for recovery.
The course will cover:
Introduction to mental health and mental health issues
Factors affecting mental health
Stigma and its impact on recovery
Understand the skills to begin a conversation about their mental health
Looking after your own mental health
Date: Tuesday 12th November 2019 8.30am to 1.00pm (Refreshments Provided)
Venue: DP World London Gateway, 1, London Gateway, Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex SS17 9DY
Cost to attend: £100.00 + VAT Members and £150.00 + VAT Non-Members
Participants will be contacted directly by the MHFA administrator before the training date.
Participants will receive a manual, workbook and local contact information.