Mental Health Awareness Training

Mental Health Awareness TrainingMental Health Awareness Training is suitable for any type of organisation including healthcare, social care, schools and public services. These courses will ensure employees with the knowledge and understanding of the associated symptoms, terms, causes and treatments related to mental health. These courses will usually explore common types of mental health problems such as Depression, Psychosis, Anxiety, OCD and disorders. They should also cover legislation such as the Mental Health Act (1983) to ensure understanding of the assessment and rights of those with a mental health disorder, this will include the detainment of individuals under section 135 and section 136.

According to MIND 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental problem every year. If your organisation is a customer-facing service, it is essential that your employees understanding the range of issues that individuals can face and how to deal with situations employees may encounter.

There are a range of organisations in the UK that are helping to raise awareness of mental health. Time to change is encouraging people to become a champion to end mental health discrimination in communities; they also provide a range of personal stories to give you a perspective from those suffering from mental health issues. The Mental Health Foundation runs a yearly Mental Health Awareness Week campaign.

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Mental Health Awareness
e-Learning
£11.00
Mental Health Awareness Skills for Health
Learn about the main types of mental health conditions, along with their respective symptoms and treatments. This course aims to raise awareness of a healthcare professionals' interaction with people who... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Alcohol Awareness
Face-to-face
Alcohol Awareness Prevention and Service Support Team NHS Ayrshire and Arran
This one day course is designed to raise awareness, increase knowledge and confidence of alcohol and issues related to alcohol. This level caters for all staff and partner agencies who... read more
Location(s)
Kilmarnock, Irvine, Ayr
Mental Health and Substance Use
Face-to-face
Free
Mental Health and Substance Use Prevention and Service Support Team NHS Ayrshire and Arran
​This one-day course is designed to increase awareness of the link between substance misuse and mental health issues. It is recommended for those who already have a basic understanding of... read more
Location(s)
Kilmarnock, Irvine, Ayr
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) training course
Face-to-face
£300.00 £230.00
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) training course Astra Training and Consultancy Ltd
Youth Mental Health First Aid course is an intensive 2 day mental health course suitable for any healthcare and social care professional.
Level
Intermediate
CPD Points
12
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Location(s)
Exeter
Mental Illness and Misuse of Drugs and Other Substance
Face-to-face
£125.00
Mental Illness and Misuse of Drugs and Other Substance Global Health Professionals Ltd (GHPL)
This one day course on Mental Illness and Misuse of Drugs and Other Substance is available on as a bespoke offering on demand.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Park Royal
Child and Adolescent Mental Health
e-Learning
Free
Child and Adolescent Mental Health RCGP Learning
​This elearning course on Child and Adolescent Mental Health enables you to recognise the most common presentations of mental health difficulties in children and young people. Cases and discussion are... read more
Location(s)
Online
Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SoVA)
Face-to-face
Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SoVA) Grays Medic
The course covers the knowledge and guidance requirements for anyone working in a care sector, particularly those working with vulnerable adults and aims to maintain the ability to act on... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Basingstoke, Edgbaston
Mental Health awareness training
Face-to-face
£250.00
Mental Health awareness training Endeavour Care Training
This interactive and informative course provides your staff with the essential information and practical skills to understand how mental illness can affect people in their everyday lives. It gives information... read more
Level
Intermediate
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Stourbridge, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, London, Cambridge, Bristol, Derby, Liverpool
Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training course
Face-to-face
£300.00 £230.00
Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training course Astra Training and Consultancy Ltd
This intensive course will provide an overview of common mental health problems, causes, symptoms and treatments. MHFA is perfect for those wanting to know more about mental health and how... read more
Level
Intermediate
CPD Points
12
Qualification
Nationally recognised
Location(s)
Exeter
Mental Health Awareness Training - In House
Face-to-face
Mental Health Awareness Training - In House The Training Exchange
This course aims to raise participants' awareness of mental health issues in order to enable them to better understand and support individuals. It emphasises the social model of understanding mental... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Dual Diagnosis
Face-to-face
£270.00
Dual Diagnosis The Training Exchange
​Two days of learning and reflection on the complexities of dual diagnosis. Participants explore the interactions between mental illness and substance misuse, establish a framework for assessment, and practice evidenced... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Psychologically informed responses to personality disorder difficulties
Face-to-face
£150.00
Psychologically informed responses to personality disorder difficulties The Training Exchange
​Develop practical strategies and frameworks to work effectively with people with personality disorder life difficulties.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Self harm and suicide intervention
Face-to-face
£150.00
Self harm and suicide intervention The Training Exchange
​Drawing on lived experience, feedback and evidence based guidance, develop your awareness and identify good practice in responding to individuals who self harm and individuals who have thoughts of suicide.... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
CBT based relapse prevention
Face-to-face
£270.00
CBT based relapse prevention The Training Exchange
​Drawing on social learning theory participants develop cognitive behaviour approaches to assist people to develop self-belief and sustain effective change.
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Understanding the Mental Capacity Act
Face-to-face
£175.00
Understanding the Mental Capacity Act M&K Update Ltd
The aim of this course is to to raise awareness of the legislation and how it applies in the clinical context. Delegates will be fully conversant with the legislation and... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
London, Manchester, Birmingham, Norwich, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Bristol, Durham, Cardiff, Glasgow, Liverpool, Manchester
Mental Capacity Act
e-Learning
£11.40
Mental Capacity Act EduCare Learning Limited
This training introduces the measures implemented to protect those in hospitals or care homes from being deprived of their liberty. This includes the purpose of the Mental Capacity Act (MCA)... read more
Level
Beginner
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Online
Mental Health First Aid
Face-to-face
£270.00
Mental Health First Aid The Training Exchange
​Mental Health First Aid is the help given to someone experiencing a mental health problem before specialist help is obtained. MHFA provides a framework for responding to anxiety, self injury,... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol
Responding to mental health crisis - for telephone and front of house staff
Face-to-face
£150.00
Responding to mental health crisis - for telephone and front of house staff The Training Exchange
​This course develops face-to-face and telephone communication skills to respond safely, appropriately and confidently to people experiencing a range of mental health crises, for those staff who are often the... read more
Qualification
Certificate of attendance/completion
Location(s)
Bristol