Online Mental Health First Aid Certificate – MHFA 18 JAN 21

Online Mental Health First Aid Certificate – MHFA 18 JAN 21

£300.00

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Online Mental Health First Aid

About this Event

Would you like to become more knowledgeable about mental health and feel confident in supporting those who might be struggling?

EDP Ltd is the leading open course provider in the south west. We have been providing this kind of training for over 3 years and have an experienced Associate and Instructor from MHFA England(Bianca Jones CIPD Assoc) delivering your course.

You will be sent the relevant links and materials 1 week before the course start date. You will need a camera and a microphone option on your device.

Note that this training will take place online from 10.00am – 5.00pm OVER 2 DAYS.

Time will be allocated for self-learning over the 2 days.

www.edptraining.co.uk

Session 1

Individual learning:

Introduction to the Online Mental Health First Aid course and the Online Learning Hub (course overview, safety procedure, attending live sessions, and completing individual learning activities)

Activity 1: Why Mental Health First Aid?

Activity 2: The Mental Health First Aid action plan

Activity 3: What is mental health?

Activity 4: Quiz: Impact of mental health

Activity 5: Stress Container (completed after live session)

Activity 6: Frame of Reference (completed after live session)

Live session:

Introduction to course functions

Introduction to the course

ALGEE and mental health introduction recap

Stigma

Risk and protective factors

10 minute break

Frame of Reference

The Mental Health Continuum

Introduction to the Stress Container

Session 2

Individual learning:

Activity 7: What is depression?

Activity 8: Risk factors for depression

Activity 9: Mental Health First Aid for depression

Activity 10: Introduction to suicide

Live session:

Recap of individual learning on depression

Prevalence of suicide

Suicide, substance misuse and dual diagnosis

Analyse the impact of suicidal feelings

Recap of ALGEE and risk factors for suicide

Explain Mental Health First Aid action plan 1 for suicide

10 minute break

Explain non-judgemental listening, Empathy video

Practice using ALGEE in case study scenarios

Review of ALGEE for suicide and depression

Self-care

Session 3

Individual learning:

Activity 11: What is anxiety?

Activity 12: Mental Health First Aid for anxiety

Activity 13: What are eating disorders?

Activity 14: Mental Health First Aid for eating disorders

Activity 15: What is self-harm?

Activity 16: Mental Health First Aid for self-harm

Activity 17: What are personality disorders?

Live session:

Recap of individual learning on anxiety

Recap of the five basic steps of ALGEE for anxiety

Explain action 1 for anxiety

How to support someone who is having a panic attack

Explain crisis first aid

Practice action 2: non-judgemental listening

10-minute break

Practice applying the Mental Health First Aid action plan for anxiety

Explain cognitive behavioural therapy

Recap of eating disorders and self-harm

Case study for eating disorders and self-harm

Review ALGEE for eating disorders and self-harm

Session 4

Individual learning:

Activity 18: What are psychosis, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder?

Activity 19: Risk factors for psychosis

Activity 20: Mental Health First Aid for psychosis

Activity 21: Helpful and unhelpful responses

Workbook Activity 10: My action plan for using Mental Health First Aid (completed after live session)

Live session:

Review of individual learning on psychosis

Explain the development of symptoms of psychosis

Review the five steps of ALGEE for psychosis

Group discussion about MHFA Australia psychosis video

Case study activity using Mental Health First Aid action plan for psychosis

10-minute break

Recovery

Explore how to build a mentally healthy workplace

Start action plan to use Mental Health First Aid

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