Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid – Training

 

Scotland’s Mental Health First AidNHS Lothian

Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th September 2016

Liberton Hospital, Function Room

09:30 – 16:30

Description

Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid offers basic general information about mental health problems. It will help to remove stigma and fear and give participants the confidence to approach a person in distress. . The skills developed through attending this course is an initial response to distress until other suitable or professional help can be found. The course will not train participants be mental health workers

Syllabus

Learning outcomes include:

  • help in a crisis such as a panic attack or suicidal thoughts and feelings
  • ask questions that will help the person
  • listen without judgment and give the person space to talk about how they feel
  • give relevant information about help that is available

 

Please note:-

Lunch is not provided. Liberton does have a WRVS and a small canteen, but please feel free to bring your own packed lunch and snacks.   Parking within the site is limited but on street in the surrounding area is good.

To book a place on the training please follow the link below:-

www.nhslothianhpstraining.com

 

 

 

Scotland’s Mental Health First AidNHS Lothian

Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th September 2016

Liberton Hospital, Function Room

09:30 – 16:30

Description

Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid offers basic general information about mental health problems. It will help to remove stigma and fear and give participants the confidence to approach a person in distress. . The skills developed through attending this course is an initial response to distress until other suitable or professional help can be found. The course will not train participants be mental health workers

Syllabus

Learning outcomes include:

  • help in a crisis such as a panic attack or suicidal thoughts and feelings
  • ask questions that will help the person
  • listen without judgment and give the person space to talk about how they feel
  • give relevant information about help that is available

 

Please note:-

Lunch is not provided. Liberton does have a WRVS and a small canteen, but please feel free to bring your own packed lunch and snacks.   Parking within the site is limited but on street in the surrounding area is good.

To book a place on the training please follow the link below:-

www.nhslothianhpstraining.com