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mental health awareness week uk 2022

Mental Health Awareness Week UK 2022

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Nationally Recognised Qualifications

Enrolment Extended: 20th May

Counselling Skills

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Free Online Course

UK Government Funded

Level 2 Qualification

Develop your use of fundamental counselling skills

People in any situation could benefit from counselling. Those with the correct understanding, knowledge and skills can provide them with support to improve personal well-being.

Course Units

UNIT 01

Using counselling skills.

In this unit you will have an opportunity to identify and practise a range of skills used when participating in a counselling skills interaction.

UNIT 02

Introduction to counselling skills theories.

In this unit you will be introduced to the key elements of the main theoretical approaches to counselling.

UNIT 03

Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills.

In this unit you will be introduced to the concepts of diversity and ethics and their importance in the use of counselling skills.

UNIT 04

Counselling skills and personal development.

In this unit you will have an opportunity to reflect on your personal and future development and identify potential sources of support.

Enrolment Extended: 20th May

Self-harm & Suicide

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Free Online Course

UK Government Funded

Level 2 Qualification

Recognise signs, thoughts, feelings, and behaviour

Start our free course to improve your understanding and awareness of suicide and self-harm.

The knowledge you will gain is not sector-specific but can be applied to a broad range of personal and professional situations.

Course Units

UNIT 01

Introduction to suicide and self-harm awareness.

Section 1: Understand what is meant by self-harm and suicide

Section 2: Understand the triggers which might cause someone to self-harm or attempt suicide

Section 3: Understand media and societal attitudes to self-harm and suicide

UNIT 02

Recognising the signs of suicide and self-harm in individuals.

Section 1: Signs, thoughts, feelings and behaviour

Section 2: Understand how to initially approach someone who may be self-harming or considering suicide

UNIT 03

The principles of suicide and self-harm prevention.

Section 1: Understand the role of conversation in the prevention of self-harm and suicide

Section 2: Understand the importance of family and friend support in the prevention of self-harm and suicide

Section 3: Know support and treatment options available to individuals and families in relation to self-harm and suicide

UNIT 04

Support for individuals when dealing with grief after suicide.

Section 1: Understand the role of suicide prevention campaigns

Section 2: Understand the importance of encouraging healthy coping strategies

Section 3: Understanding grief following suicide and the impact it can have on individuals

Section 4: Understand the reach of grief following suicide

Section 5: Understand the importance of support for those affected by grief following suicide

Enrolment Extended: 20th May

Mental Health Problems

Limited Spaces

Free Online Course

UK Government Funded

Level 2 Qualification

With education, information and accredited qualifications, you can make a real difference

This qualification is designed for anyone looking to develop their understanding of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.

Course Content

Gain an understanding of a variety of common mental health conditions and there causes, as well as the effects they can have on individuals and their daily life.

Topics covered include; stress, anxiety, depression, postnatal depression, phobias, bipolar, schizophrenia, dementia, eating disorders, ADHD, OCD, and  PTSD.

Enrolment Extended: 20th May

Children's Mental Health

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Free Online Course

UK Government Funded

Level 2 Qualification

Understand children’s mental health conditions so you can offer appropriate support when a child is in need

Most adult mental illnesses can be traced back to childhood – by addressing issues early you can help build and grow a child’s resilience and equip them to look after their mental wellbeing.

Course Units

UNIT 01

Children’s mental health in context.

In this unit you will understand the concept of mental health. An understanding of how society views mental health and how this has changed over time will also be investigated.

You will also understand the legislation in place to support children and young people’s mental health.

UNIT 02

Risk factors.

In this unit, you will understand the risk factors that can affect children and young people’s mental health and how these can be mitigated.

You will also investigate how developmental changes and puberty can impact children and young people.

UNIT 03

Children’s mental health concerns.

In this unit you will understand behaviours displayed by children and young people that may indicate a mental health concern.

You will also investigate common mental health conditions that affect children and young people.

UNIT 04

The impact.

In this unit you will investigate the impact of mental health concerns on children, young people and others.

You will also understand the importance of diagnosis and the reasons why there may be a reluctance to seek a diagnosis.

UNIT 05

Support.

In this unit, you will understand the support available for children and young people’s mental health.

You will investigate a person-centred approach, mental health promotion, and the services and treatment available.

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