Mental Health Aware Course

Our Mental Health Aware Course is a helpful and practical approach to learn and develop an understanding about mental health.

MHFA Associate Instructor

Our lead trainer is a MHFA England Associate Instructor, one of the highest rankings with MHFA.

CIPD Associate

Our lead trainer is quality assured through CIPD and qualified to design high quality courses.

MHFA England

Our Mental Health Aware course and others available have been designed directly by MHFA England.

About Our Mental Health Awareness Course – MHFA England

Mental Health First Aid Course

This is a 4hr course and is available as either an online or face-to-face training session, email us for private group bookings.

This course raises awareness of mental health and has been designed by MHFA England.

It covers:

  • 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
Cost

We value this course at £125 per person.

Contact us for group rates.

 

Format
  • This is a half day course delivered either face-to-face or via online video conferencing
  • Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities
  • We limit numbers to 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn
Takeaways

Everyone who completes the course gets:

  • A certificate of attendance to say you are Mental Health Aware by MHFA England standards.
  • A manual to refer to whenever you need it
  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health

Course Structure

  • What is mental health?
  • Mental Health Continuum
  • Factors which affect mental health
  • Stigma
  • Stress and stress management
  • Spotting signs of distress
  • Mental health conditions:
    • Depression
    • Anxiety disorders
    • Psychosis
    • Eating disorders
    • Suicide
    • Self-harm
  • Recovery
  • Take 10 Together – starting a supportive conversation
  • Supporting mental health in the workplace
  • Useful statistics
  • Helpful resources

Sign Up Today!

Sign up for our Mental Health Aware course or contact us for private workplace options and to request a more tailored approach.

Private Course & Tailored Specific

(online or in-house)

Get value for your money by booking a private course in your workplace and train a group of people all at once. This can be facilitated live online or in-house face 2 face (Covid-19 willing).

We can also design a more tailored approach specific to your organisational needs. Have an idea in mind or a certain topic you want to focus on over a specified time? Email us and let us know what you are looking for and we’ll work with you to design the course you need.

Mental Health First Aid Course

Mental Health First Aid Course – MHFA England

(2 Days Online)

The Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) course is a training which teaches people how to identify, understand and help someone who may be experiencing a mental health issue. Learn to recognise the warning signs of mental ill health and how to empower someone to access support.

On completion of this course the delegate will receive a certificate from MHFA England and be qualified in supporting those struggling.

Our MHFA Course Are Great For

 

At EDP we believe everyone should be educated in mental health in order for it to be less stigmatised. Although with that being said we do believe it is vital for some of the few (but not limited to) professions listed below to be educated in mental health to help fast track us into a better world where mental health will be less stigmatised. One person at a time. Every person trained gets us one step closer to a better world!

 

 

Workplaces, Organisations & Social Enterprises

Whether your a big corporate business or a small charity fighting for change we have designed a sliding scale for training your workforce. Email us for details.

Health and Mental Health Professionals

Whether you are a physiotherapist or a counsellor. Don't let microaggressions or gaslighting be a blind spot for you when talking about mental health.

Private Practices

It is important everyone in your private practice know how to spot the signs especially when dealing with patients or clients.

Education Professionals

Whether you are a teacher or a tutor or anyone that works in an educational setting learning ways to spot the signs is key.

Line Managers or HR Professionals

In this day in age it is vital for people managers and line managers to be trained and qualified to look after their workforce not just physically but mentally as well.

Individuals

Our courses are great for individuals who may have a passion for mental health and are looking for ways to learn more on how to better support those struggling.

Why Choose Us?

 

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5.0 Google Star Rating

We have case studies and testimonials to prove our worth! Check out our Google reviews here.

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Trusted by Big Name Brands

From Airbus to Bali there is a good reason our big clients keep choosing us!

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Quality Assured Training

We are quality asured thorugh MHFA England and CIPD.

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Lived-In Experienced Educators

Our instructors don’t just talk about it, they’ve lived through it so know what it is like.

Trusted By

 Here are some of our top and re-curring clients, just to name a few. Need further proof? Ask us about our case studies.

Testimonials

 

But don't take our word for it, take a look at what our past delegates have to say! We have a 5 star rating on google. See for yourself!

I love working with Bianca, and have been fortunate enough to have been part of and organised many courses with her. she is super easy to discuss the course content with what I am after and very helpful in helping us a create a course designed to help particular attendees. Before, during and after the courses Bianca is always on hand and offers excellent support, very quick to answer any questions I have and helps guide us through every step. I will always use Bianca, and will always recommend her to others. Bianca is just such a lovely person, and everyone who I book on her courses agree!

Chloe Coombs

HR Manager at Aardman Animation

Bianca was an incredible trainer, she has a wealth of experience and makes the environment very safe to tackle some challenging topics. I have learned so much over the course and feel confident I will now be better equipped to support others. Thank you for your passion and expertise.

Sarah Walker

Head of Safeguarding Case Mgmt at The Football Association

Bianca was engaging, sensitive and provided a safe space for people to openly discuss their uncertainties around mental health without fear of judgement.

Annabel Leydon

Outdoor & Cycle Concepts

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Ready to become a proactive anti-racism ally and champion change? Learn how to better support your Black and Brown colleagues, clients, patients, friends or family? Sign up today!

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