11th June- 2nd July 9am-12:30
11th November – 2nd December 9am-12:30
This four week course certifies you to be a mental health peer supporter; supporting you to recognise the signs of mental distress and know how to respond appropriately.
Who’s it for?
Anyone who would like a greater understanding of mental health and would like to better understand how to support someone with mental health difficulties.
By the end of this training delegates will have:
An in-depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing
The ability to spot the signs of mental health issues
Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
Understanding the roles, responsibilities and boundaries of managing mental health in the workplace.
An understanding of the knowledge, qualities and skills needed to support someone in distress.
Know how to support their own wellbeing
Knowledge of national and local signposting options.
Everyone who completes the course will get a certificate and a supplementary manual to support their learning.