Higher Education Mental Health First Aid: Staff Session
Higher Education Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an internationally recognised training course that teaches people how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill-health and provide help on a first aid basis.
Learning takes place through a mix of group activities, presentations, and discussions. The course is designed to give you:
A deeper understanding of student and staff mental health
Practical skills to spot the early signs of mental ill-health
Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress
Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening
Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to appropriate support
Please Note: To achieve the accredited certificate there is a requirement to attend the full day. If there is a cohort of less than eight then the session will be cancelled.
Facilitator: Julie Bennett
Tel No: 0151 231 8014