Mental Health First Aid

Cancelled due to COVID-19

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)


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


* 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

* 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 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