Mental Health First Aid Training

Basic Mental Health First Aid & Substance Use Disorders

  • Common mental health problems
  • basic steps of mental health first aid
  • What are substance use disorders?
  • Symptoms and risk factors
  • Emergency first aid for overdose
  • Mental health first aid for substance use disorders

Depression

  • What is Depression?
  • Signs & Symptoms of depression
  • Risk factors for depression
  • Alcohol, drugs and depression

Suicide

  • Emergency first aid for suicidal behaviour
  • Mental health first aid for depression
  • Support & Treatment and information

Anxiety disorders

  • What are Anxiety Disorders?
  • Signs & Symptoms of anxiety disorders
  • Risk factors for anxiety disorders
  • Alcohol, drugs and anxiety disorders
  • Emergency first aid for panic attacks
  • Emergency first aid for acute stress reaction
  • Mental health first aid for anxiety disorders
  • Support & Treatment and information

Psychotic Disorders

  • What are Psychotic Disorders?
  • Signs & Symptoms of psychotic disorders
  • Risk factors for psychosis
  • Alcohol, drugs and psychotic disorders
  • Emergency first aid for acute psychosis
  • Mental health first aid for psychosis
  • Support & Treatment and information
  • Other examples and forms of distress

Exact contents and session lengths can be tailored for clients individual requirements.

Call to discuss: 0800 999 3998