Who is First Aid for Youth Mental Health suitable for?
This youth mental health training is ideal for parents, youth workers, teachers or volunteers wanting to feel more equipped to support their young people.
If you've been looking to learn more about young people's mental health - this short course will arm you with the knowledge and experience to feel confident in supporting those around you in maintaining their mental health. Spotting potential problems can help with better classroom management, happier homes and ensuring that young people get the right support - quickly.
This mental health training is suitable for anyone who actively connects or works with children such as parents, carers, teachers, youth group leaders and young adults.
What Will I Learn?
The First Aid for Youth Mental Health qualification has been designed to enable you to recognise various mental health illnesses and be able to implement strategies such as a first aid action plan for mental health, along with developing skills to better manage stress and have supportive conversations.
The qualification will help you keep your children and young people in mind and is also a nice addition to any safeguarding training covering topics such as:
- Recognising abuse/neglect
- Eating disorders
This short course will arm you with the knowledge and experience to feel confident and equipped to support young people in maintaining their mental health. Spotting potential problems can help you to protect the mental well-being of your staff, team members and those around you. Gain the confidence to calmly provide reassuring support and guidance to professional help.