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Scotlandís Mental Health First Aid†
Created: 20/06/2022, Updated: 30/06/2022
When: 9:30 - 4:00pm, Tuesday 30 August 2022 Where: New Volunteer House, 16 East Fergus Place, Kirkcaldy, KY1 1XT This event is being organised by Fife Voluntary Action This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
**PLEASE NOTE** -
This is a 2 day course and attendees must be able to attend both days
Places at this course are limited so book early to avoid disappointment
We can only accept 2 bookings per orgainsation for this event
This course will be delivered in partnership with Fife Health and Social Care Partnership and will raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing issues and provide participants with basic crisis first aid skills training.
This course has recently been revamped and includes sessions on
Alcohol and drugs
By the end of this course participants will have:
Increased knowledge about mental health issues in Scotland
Increased skills and confidence in recognising the signs of mental health problems or suicidal thoughts, being able to provide initial help and guide towards appropriate professional help
Explored issues around recovery.
Who should attend?
This course would suit anyone who is interested in developing their knowledge and skills in supporting someone with a mental health problem or suicidal thoughts.
Course length: 2 Days
Dates: Tuesday 30 August 2022 and Wednesday 31 August 2022
Facilitators: Eddie Martin and Ann Mathie
Refreshments and Lunch:
Teas & coffees will be provided. Participants will be required to bring their own lunch and snacks.