What is the Adult Mental Health Aware course?

If you haven’t already, now is the time to join a community of over half a million people trained in MHFA England knowledge and skills. This course provides an introduction to mental health and the factors that can affect people's wellbeing. Our online half day course is an introductory four hour session to raise awareness of mental health. It is designed to give you:

  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma.

  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues.

  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and maintaining wellbeing.

  • Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue.

What to expect

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities. We limit numbers to 12 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn.  

Everyone who completes the course gets:

  • An electronic manual to refer to whenever you need it.

  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health.

  • A certificate of attendance to say you are Mental Health Aware.

Course Structure

We will cover the following aspects of mental health awareness in this half day training.

What is mental health? Stress and stress management Supporting mental health in the workplace
Mental Health Continuum Spotting signs of distress Useful statistics
Factors which affect mental health Mental health conditions: Helpful resources
Stigma Recovery

About our Trainer

Libby Notley is an experienced Trainer with Mental Health Resource, having delivered trainings to local companies and businesses on topics including 'Mental Health in the Workplace' and 'Effective Communication and Mental Health'  She is approved by Mental Health First Aid England to deliver the Adult Mental Health Aware (half day Zoom training) course on behalf of Mental Health Resource. 

MHFA England is a community interest company working to increase mental health awareness and skills across society. Their courses are designed to empower people to support their own mental health and that of the people they connect with in life.

The Cost

  • We are offering this Adult Mental Health Aware course (half day Zoom training) for £50 per person.
  • You can buy your ticket direct from our website where you will be prompted to provide your name and your email address.
  • Links for the course taking place on Zoom will be sent in advance.
  • To run this course, we will need a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 12 attendees.
  • If you would like to book all 12 spaces available for this course, or if you would like to find out about a bespoke course for your group, please email Libby directly at [email protected]

"By giving people the facts about mental health and the practical skills to support wellbeing, we can work together towards building healthier communities free from stigma". MHFA

Terms and Conditions

1. Payment

Your places on the course are not confirmed until we have received payment in full. If you need an invoice, please email us your request including the course dates and invoice details you require.

2. Cancellation by us

The course has a minimum attendance level. If this level is not reached the course may be cancelled. We reserve the right to amend or cancel courses. If we have to cancel or postpone a course, we will try to give at least one weeks’ notice. You can then reserve a place on a subsequent course. We cannot accept liability for any losses arising as a result of cancellation or changes to the courses.

3. Cancellation or Non-Attendance by you

Up to 4 weeks before course date – 100% refund. Between 1 week and 4 weeks before course date – 50% refund. Less than 1 week – no refund.

4. Delegate conduct

Delegates, who must be 16 or over, are expected to conduct themselves appropriately. A persistently disruptive delegate may be asked to leave the course. To respect the confidentiality of participants, audio and/or visual recording during the course is not permitted. Mobile phones should be switched off or silent.

5. Force Majeure

We shall not be liable for any failure or delay in the performance, in whole or part, of any of our obligations arising from or attributable to acts, events, omissions or accidents beyond our reasonable control.

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