Mind In Salford - For Better Mental Health

Mental Health Awareness Training

We provide Mental Health Awareness Training to organisations throughout Greater Manchester.

The training takes participants through mental health definitions, the needs of people with mental health issues and how to respond, myth busting and stigma around mental ill health, and how to look after our own mental well-being and mental health in the workplace.

Who should attend

Anyone who is seeking an awareness and understanding of the range of mental health conditions. The course will be of particular interest to non specialists who come into contact with people with mental health conditions as part of their work, family or friends of people experiencing mental health conditions who would benefit from information and guidance, and anyone with an interest in learning more about this important and fascinating topic.

What you will learn

  • What we mean by mental health and mental distress
  • Different models of mental health – medical/ biological or psychological and social?
  • How race, culture and gender impact on our experience of mental health
  • Common versus severe mental health conditions: neurosis or psychosis?
  • The common mental health conditions: signs and symptoms, causes, treatment and support of anxiety, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder and phobias
  • The severe mental health conditions: signs and symptoms, causes, treatment and support of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
  • Personality disorder: general features, common themes, the different types of personality disorder, causes, treatment and support
  • For more details on the in-house training call 0161 839 3030 or email: info@mindinsalford.org.uk

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