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NHS Fife - Scotland's Mental Health First Aid
When: 9.30am - 4.30pm, Wednesday 28 September 2016 Where: The Bay Hotel, Pettycur Bay, Burntisland Road, Kinghorn KY3 9YE This event is being organised by NHS Fife This particular event is free to attend, so no payment is required.
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To raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing issues and to provide participants with basic crisis first aid skills training.
Successful completion of this course will provide:
An increased knowledge about mental health issues in Scotland
Increased skills and confidence in recognising the signs of mental health problems or suicidal thoughts
The ability to provide initial help and guidance towards appropriate professional help
Explore issues around recovery
This course includes sessions on attitudes, recovery, alcohol and drugs, suicide, listening skills, self harm, depression, anxiety and psychosis.
Please note that this is a two day course.
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.
For further information please contact Karen Stirling on either telephone: 01592 226 488 or e-mail: