12th NOVEMBER 2019

2 Day course 12th and 19th of November 2019. 
9.30am - 4.30pm. Only 7 Spaces are available.
For bookings contact lori.hughes@pkavs.org.uk
PKAVS
The Gateway, North Methven Street
Perth
Perth and Kinross
PH1 5PP Scotland

Free Mental Health First Aid Training

2 Day course 12th and 19th of November 2019. 9.30am - 4.30pm. Only 7 Spaces are available. For bookings contact lori.hughes@pkavs.org.uk

This 2 day course will equipt attendees with information on how to apply the 5 steps of Mental Health First-aid.

Training will cover;

  • How to respond if you believe someone is at risk of suicide.
  • How to give immediate help until professional help is available.
  • What to say and do in a crisis
  • The importance of good listening skills
  • Practice listening and responding
  • Understanding recovery from mental health problems
  • Understanding the connection between mental health problems and alcohol and drugs
  • Understanding the connection between mental health problems and discrimination
  • Some basic information about common mental health problems
  • Self help information.

 Please note

This course runs across 2 days (12th and 19th of November).

Attendees must be able to attend both sessions in order to complete the training. 

Lunch is not provided.