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MHFA Adult Courses

We offer a range of courses to help you build your Mental Health Team.  

For groups of 8+ and private courses, we can offer discounted day rates.

Please contact us for further information

Tel 07377 380620 

Email : ann@tynecounselling.co.uk

Mental Health First Aider - Two Days

£300

Our Adult MHFA Two Day course qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider. 

Mental Health First Aiders have:

 

  • An in depth understanding of mental health and the factors that can affect wellbeing

  • Practical skills to spot the triggers and signs of mental health issues

  • Confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress

  • Enhanced interpersonal skills such as non-judgemental listening

  • Knowledge to help someone recover their health by guiding them to further support 

This course can be delivered over two days face to face or via online video conferencing.

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities

Each session is built around a Mental Health First Aid action plan

We limit numbers to 16 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn


Everyone who completes the course gets:

  • A certificate of attendance to say you are a Mental Health First Aider

  • A manual to refer to whenever you need it

  • A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan

  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health

Mental Health Champion - One Day

£200

Our One Day Mental Health Awareness and Skills course qualifies you as an MHFA Champion.

 

MHFA Champions have: 

 

  • An understanding of common mental health issues  

  • Knowledge and confidence to advocate for mental health awareness

  • Ability to spot signs of mental ill health 

  • Skills to support positive wellbeing

 

This is a one day course delivered either face-to-face or via online video conferencing

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities

We limit numbers to 16 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn
 

Everyone who completes the course gets:
  • A certificate of attendance to say you are an MHFA Champion

  • A manual to refer to whenever you need it

  • A quick reference card for the Mental Health First Aid action plan

  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health

Mental Health Aware - Half Day

£125

Our half day course is an introductory four-hour session to raise awareness of mental health.

 

It is designed to give you:

 

  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma

  • A basic knowledge of some common mental health issues

  • An introduction to looking after your own mental health and maintaining wellbeing

  • Confidence to support someone in distress or who may be experiencing a mental health issue

This is a half day course delivered either face-to-face or via online video conferencing

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities

We limit numbers to 20 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn
 

Everyone who completes the course gets:
  • A certificate of attendance to say you are Mental Health Aware

  • A manual to refer to whenever you need it

  • A workbook including a helpful toolkit to support your own mental health

MHFA Refresher Course

£125

Our Refresher course is a four- hour session to support your Mental Health First Aiders and MHFA Champions by:

  • Renewing their skills 

  • Updating their knowledge of mental health supports 

  • Giving them the chance to practice applying the Mental Health First Aid action plan 

 

We recommend that Mental Health First Aiders and MHFA Champions attend a Refresher course every three years. Just like physical first aid, updating skills and knowledge allows people to perform this vital role confidently and safely.

 

This is a half day course delivered either face-to-face or via online video conferencing

Learning takes place through a mix of presentations, group discussions and workshop activities

We limit numbers to 20 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn

 

 

Everyone who completes the course gets :

  • A certificate of attendance to say your have refreshed your skills

  • A manual and workbook to support your learning