Mental Health Awareness

£22.00

People often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is. Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

This course explains the difference between mental health and mental illness. It covers the symptoms of a number of the most common mental illnesses so you will know what to look out for or what to expect if you are working with someone with one of these conditions. As well as providing some practical advice on how you can work effectively with those affected by these conditions.

OBJECTIVES

Completing a Mental Health First Aid course equips individuals with essential skills to recognise and respond to mental health challenges. It fosters empathy, reduces stigma, and promotes early intervention. Participants gain confidence in supporting others, contributing to a more compassionate and informed community, fostering overall well-being.

SYLLABUS/MODULES

Each module is rounded off with several multiple-choice questions, candidates are required to get 70% on these tests to pass the course. They have the opportunity to review all the answers at the end of each module before final submission and will be given 3 attempts to achieve the required result.

 

  • What is mental illness and prevalence rates
  • Symptoms of Bi-Polar, depression, psychotic disorders and schizophrenia
  • Symptoms of anxiety, personality disorder, self-harming

CPD Units: 2

Approved By CPD

25+ Minutes*

*The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions

Qualification

As you work through each of the modules listed above, you will be tested with multiple choice questions. This will determine if you have absorbed and retained the information you have learned.

It is a requirement of the course to achieve an overall 70% score. You have three free attempts to complete the course.

You will received a certificate after completion. This is a digital PDF only, example shown. 

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