South East and Central Essex Mind is committed to delivering high quality mental health services, to raising awareness of mental health and reducing the stigma attached to mental ill health. To achieve this we have developed a range of training courses which act as an introduction to mental health as well as highlighting the support available. We have several of these courses coming up in the near future:
MHT 1 - £60 per delegate Monday 19th June, 9.30am - 4pm
MHT 1 (Mental health training one) is a whole day course running at Mind’s Jubilee centre in Southend. The course is suitable for anyone wanting to know more about mental health and covers the following topics:
• How to recognise signs & symptoms of mental ill-health • Understanding mental health diagnoses • Understanding treatments for common mental health problems • Developing ways of approaching anyone struggling with their mental health • Increased knowledge of local service providers and where to signpost someone with mental health difficulties
MHT 2 - £60 per delegate Saturday 24th July, 9.30am - 4pm
MHT2 (Mental health training two) is an advanced training course that runs at Mind’s Jubilee centre. To attend this course you need to have completed MH1 within the last year. The course covers the following topics:
- An in depth awareness of treatment for mental health - An in depth knowledge about self-harm and suicide and how to work with someone experiencing distress - Understanding psychosis - Understanding how media affects mental health.