Mental Health First Aid


This introductory three hour session is designed to raise awareness of young people’s mental health and the issues that can affect this age group


  • Date: 29/04/2020 09:45 AM
  • Location: Mintbridge, Kendal Rugby Club Shap Road, Kendal, The Lake District, LA9 6NY (Map)

Description


Who it's for: 

Foster Parents/Parent Carers/Parents or Staff and Volunteers supporting
teenagers in and around the Kendal area

What you will learn:

* Some of the common mental health issues affecting young people, including
depression, anxiety, eating disorders and psychosis
* Skills to work more effectively with young people living with mental health issues
* Ways to support young people with a mental health issue and relate to their experiences

Format:

* Half day face to face session
* Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities
* Numbers limited to 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported
  while they learn

Takeaways
* A certificate to say you are Youth Mental Health Aware
* A manual to keep and refer to whenever you need it

If you wish to enquire about this training please email cath@cya.org.uk and fill in this YMHFA poster and booking form Kendal 290420.docx

Please note the form must be filled in and sent back to ensure a place and avoid disappointment 

Phone if you require further information: 01900 603131