mental illness

Creating a mentally healthier workplace

26th May 2022

This short session will look at examples of good practice and discuss ideas of how to create an environment that promotes and open culture on the topic of mental health.

First Aid for Mental Health

10th May 2022

This course explores normal mental health and when normal becomes unhealthy it gives the holder an in-depth knowledge of the complexities behind management and diagnosis. It helps the holder identify what could be done in the workplace to prevent mental health issues develop and supporting those returning to work after a period off sick.

Mental health awareness

1st April 2022

This course provides the candidates with the knowledge and understanding of good mental health and the normal highs and lows within ‘mental health’. It also looks at what happens when this starts to go wrong and what signs to look out for that may indicate this. It concentrates on how to create a mentally healthier workplace and how to look after one’s own mental health.

First aid for mental health

6th January 2022

This course explores normal mental health and when normal becomes unhealthy it gives the holder an in-depth knowledge of the complexities behind management and diagnosis. It helps the holder identify what could be done in the workplace to prevent mental health issues develop and supporting those returning to work after a period off sick.

A matter of priority: COVID-19 vaccination and mental health

6th May 2021

People with severe mental illness have a substantially reduced life expectancy, from 15–20 years less than those without schizophrenia, bipolar, or major depressive disorders. This grim statistic is, unfortunately, one of the few things that all in the mental health field can agree on—the evidence is too overwhelming to argue otherwise. The primary reasons for…