The 14 hour course covers a number of topics including:
What is meant by mental health /mental ill health
The signs and symptoms of common mental health problems for young people including:
The range of effective interventions and treatments
How to access help and support
The course delivery is flexible and may be delivered over 2 full days or spread out over a maximum of 4 sessions over 4 days.
You can learn the skills to help someone who is experiencing a mental health crisis or developing mental health problems.
Participants will receive a certificate of attendance and a bilingual copy of the YMHFA (Wales) manual.
This course is delivered by specially selected, trained and approved instructors. Instructors are able to deliver YMHFA training throughout Wales.
There are also a number of instructors that are able to deliver YMHFA
training through the medium of Welsh.
All approved instructor details can be found at www.mhfa-wales.org.uk