Mental Health First Aid Half Day London May 2019

We will be running a public Mental Health First Aid Half Day (MHFA Half Day) course on Monday 13th May 2019 in London. This course falls on Mental Health Awareness Week and is geared towards Architectural practices.

To register your interest in this training, please call 0121 271 0550, email or contact us here.

1 in 3 architecture students in the UK have been treated for mental health issues (Architect’s Journal) Due to the creative and often uncertain nature of their employment, architects can be vulnerable to mental ill health. Employees are expected to work on projects, usually within strict financial and time constraints. Rising debt, increasing workloads and conflict of personalities can leave architects ever more at risk.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Half Day is a 4-hour introductory mental health awareness course, approved by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH). On completion of this training, candidates are certified as ‘Mental Health Aware’.

Course: Mental Health First Aid Half Day

Date: Monday 13th May 2019

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: The course is kindly being hosted by Jestico + Whiles at Sutton Yard, 65 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7EN

Cost: £95 + VAT per delegate

The MHFA Half Day course is designed to give:
  • An understanding of what mental health is and how to challenge stigma
  • A basic knowledge of some of the 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

For further information, download our course leaflet here

"The feedback we have received from those that attended the MHFA course is hugely positive. I would highly recommend". Emma Newman, HR Advisor at Tectrade

To register your interest in this training, please call 0121 271 0550, email or contact us here.

Please also forward this link to anyone you think may be interested.

Katie attended the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy where she set up Altruist in 2013. Since then, Katie has won various awards including Birmingham Mail's Young Achiever of the Year 2017, New Entrepreneurs Foundation 'Future Face of Business' and Entrepreneurial Spark's 'Most Accelerated Business'. She has also been a finalist in nine other award categories and in 2014, Katie was invited to attend the prestigious 'Women of the Year Lunch' in honour of her work raising awareness and reducing the stigma attached to mental health.

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