Project Description

Mental Health First Aid Education and Support Programme

Education and Support for Mental Health First Aiders, Champions and Wellbeing Ambassadors

The pandemic has taken a toll on the nation’s wellbeing with record numbers experiencing poor mental health. Now is the ideal time to ensure that your mental health first aiders, champions and wellbeing ambassadors are supported and ready to assist with this challenge.

Our education and support programme for mental health first aiders, champions and wellbeing ambassadors helps organisations prioritise mental health at work. The programme provides ongoing learning and development with specific focus on mental health first aid and workplace wellbeing.

Participants benefit from ongoing support to help them apply their knowledge and practical skills in real life situations. This improves their ability to spot the signs and symptoms of mental ill-health and provide appropriate support on a first aid basis.

Each programme is based on the unique needs of your people and your business with options to include:

  • mental health first aid and wellbeing skills practice

  • upskill workshops and masterclasses

  • self-care for mental health first aiders, champions and wellbeing ambassadors

  • surgeries for mental health first aiders, champions and wellbeing ambassadors

  • help to coordinate and manage your network of mental health first aiders, champions and wellbeing ambassadors

Benefits:

  • suitable for a variety of mental health first aid and wellbeing trained staff

  • improved support for your mental health first aiders, champions and ambassadors

  • improved mental health first aid support to staff

  • increased organisational knowledge and confidence in dealing with mental health issues

  • support for wellbeing initiatives and culture change

  • promotes early intervention and supports recovery

  • demonstrates a commitment to staff mental health and wellbeing

Programme details:

  • Participants: mental health first aiders, champions and wellbeing ambassadors

  • Numbers: 10 plus

  • Format: Live online via Zoom/Microsoft Teams and in person

  • Initial needs assessment

  • Programme length and content to be agreed with client

  • Led by experienced MHFA Instructor and associates

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Duration

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A safe environment

“The trainer created a really safe environment to discuss a difficult subject. Esther is very knowledgeable and reassuring. It’s a great course and inspires empathy and confidence…”​

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