Introduction of first action plan to help with the following:
- What is meant by mental health / mental ill health?
- Dealing with crisis situations such as suicidal behaviour, self-harm, panic attacks and acute psychotic behaviour
- Recognising the signs and symptoms of common mental health problems including depression, anxiety disorders, psychosis and substance use disorders
- Where and how to get help - Self-help strategies
Who can attend?
This is open to the general public and carers including professional groups such as health workers, teachers, front line public sector and voluntary sector workers as well as members of the general public. Any interested person can attend
Course Format and Duration
Each course is delivered over two consecutive days or one day a week for two weeks or in four three-hour sessions, by two MHFA instructors to a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 16 participants.
Generally free for individual participants, however for organisations wishing to purchase a course please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates: 19th and 20th April 2017
Location: Ledcom Willowbank Business Park, Millbrook, Larne
Dates: 3rd and 4th May 2017
Location: Shared Future Centre, Waterside, Derry/Londonderry
To register, contact Catherine on email@example.com. Or call 028 71 260 602.