Become a Youth Mental Health First Aider with us!

We are offering all our members the exclusive opportunity to complete a four week online Youth Mental Health First Aid course. 

The first course starts week commencing January 24th 2022.

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Exclusively for SEN Buddy members only!

This course is available at a whopping 25% discount off the usual price if you attend as part of your SEN Buddy membership! RRP £300. Now you can book for 25% off at £225.00 per person! 

In this course we will cover

This online course trains you as a Youth Mental Health First Aider, giving you:

  • 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 ​

 
Format
  • This is an online course delivered virtually

  • Learning takes place through four live training sessions spread across four weeks, with self-learning activities in between. See course structure section below for more detail. The first session will be one evening TBC on week beginning January 24th 2022.

  • Each session is built around a Youth Mental Health First Aid action plan

  • We limit numbers to 16 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn
     

Takeaways

Everyone who completes the course gets:

  • A certificate of attendance to say you are a Youth Mental Health First Aider

  • A Youth MHFA manual to refer to whenever you need it

  • A workbook including some helpful tools to support your own mental health

 

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