29. November 2018 - 9:30
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MHFA: Youth Mental Health First Aid Training - Two Days | Ryefield Primary School | Thursday, 29. November 2018

29 November: 09.30-16.00
30 November: 09.30-16.00
Our Youth MHFA Two Day course qualifies you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider.
Youth Mental Health First Aiders have:


An in depth understanding of young people’s mental health and factors that affect wellbeing


Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues 


Confidence to reassure and support a young person in distress


Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening 


Knowledge to help a young person recover their health by guiding them to further support – whether that’s through self-help sites, their place of learning, the NHS, or a mix – engaging with parents, carers and external agencies where appropriate


Ability to support a young person with a long term mental health issue or disability to thrive


Tools to look after your own mental wellbeing