This Mental Health Advanced training course is designed for Healthcare professionals to understand the mental health spectrum, the impact and prevalence of mental health and dispels myths commonly associated with ill mental health in the workplace.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • General overview of mental health problems (signs and symptoms, nature and causes) and how they affect people
  • Understand current approaches to care and treatment in hospital, residential units and the community
  • Mental Health diagnosis
  • Types of mental illness i.e. depression, bipolar, psychosis & anxiety
  • Categories of mental illness
  • Mood disorders / Schizophrenia / Bipolar Disorder / Anxiety Disorders
  • The importance of social inclusion
  • Identify the verbal and nonverbal cues (challenging behaviour) that can suggest a mental health problem
  • Practical steps to improve your own mental health
  • Managing clients and employers expectation
  • The law and mental health problems
  • Have an understanding of the Mental Health Act 1983
  • What help is available in your community

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Max attendees: 15

Course length: 1 day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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For more information about this course, please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969 – or send us an email using the button below.

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Course content was fantastic, tutor was very helpful & knowledgeable.