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Mental Health First Aid Course Salisbury August 2021

Mental Health First Aid Course

MOD SLC's can be used on this course

About this course?

What is Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the mental health equivalent of physical first aid. This training is an internationally recognised and accredited two-day course developed by Mental Health First Aid (England). It is designed to raise awareness of mental health and reduce the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health issues.

Attending this course provides the practical skills, knowledge, and confidence to recognise the symptoms of mental health issues; effectively support anyone experiencing mental distress or crisis; and provide information on how to guide those experiencing problems towards seeking appropriate professional help.