Mental Health Awareness (0.5 Day)

About this Course

This in-house informative bite-size session will introduce delegates to the topic of mental wellbeing; it will build their awareness of the simple things they can do every day to proactively support themselves and colleagues both in and out of the workplace.

Around 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health episode each year, with 1 in 6 reporting that they have experienced a common mental health problem (such as anxiety or depression) in any given week.  Yet only 1 in 8 adults with a mental health condition is currently believed to be receiving the treatment and support they need.

Who is this for?

Suitable for everyone.

Learning Outcomes

Delegates will walk away with a clear understanding of the early warning signs and symptoms of a dip in mental wellbeing and how they can respond effectively to minimise the risk of a mental health episode. With any internal workplace resources signposted and a toolkit of practical tips and techniques, delegates will build confidence in their ability to maintain and build their mental wellbeing.

What are the Benefits for Employers?

When employees enjoy robust physical and mental health, they are happier, more engaged, more motivated, more productive, more resilient, less prone to absenteeism and more likely to stay with your business for longer.

Duration

0.5 Day.

We can run two sessions in a single day.

Course Prices

Please contact us for more information.

What our customers say?

"We’ve just finished a week of Mental Health training with BV Associates Ltd who trained 80 of our staff over 4 sessions. They never fail to deliver exceptional training regardless of the subject. I will admit I was nervous putting myself on the course with 79 of my own staff but BVA gave me an overview when we booked the training and sent their trainer to explain what the course involved (at no extra cost I should add). Feedback from those who attended and on returning to work states that they felt that there was an immediate culture change. My managers reported that they felt armed with the information to, above anything else, listen - they understand that we are merely supporting and signposting - not asking them to be qualified counsellors. We had jumped on board after speaking to other companies who had spearheaded the qualification who can all show a demonstrable increase in productivity, a happier workforce and a desire to want to go to work (even the management team!). We look forward to our own results as we continue to grow as a business, together. Sceptical at first, I now realise it’s not soft skills - it is merely putting the needs of your most important asset first whilst understanding that everyone has their own strengths and weaknesses working towards the same collective outcome."
Mental Health Student BVA
Business Owner
"A brilliant course delivered in a professional way. This course content, along with the qualification, set me up for a career in health and safety which I am still progressing in now."
James McPhie
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