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Mental Health in the Workplace Levels 1, 2 & 3

Event Code PEV 22/076
Event type Course
Event categories N/A
Event Summary This course will provide delegates with an understanding of some of the most common mental health disorders, what causes them, how to spot someone suffering with them, harmful coping strategies and how to deal with them, effective mental health conversations and the various ways in which help and support can be accessed from specialist services.
Event description This 12 hour (two day) course will provide knowledge about mental health conditions which will enable you to support your pupils and their families, your own friends and family and your work colleagues as well as provide hints and tips for improving and maintaining your own mental wellbeing. The course covers stress, depressions, anxiety, OCD, PTSD, psychosis, personality disorders, schizophrenia, bipolar, supporting people with suicidal tendencies and stigma of mental health and how we can play a part in encouraging people to discuss mental health. You will also examine harmful coping strategies such as self harm, eating disorders and substance abuse and develop skills in starting and progressing an effective conversation about mental health. You will also discuss the moral and legal requirements for employers and the benefits of supporting the mental health of the workforce.
Additional information
All delegates will be provided with an e-copy of the course booklet and resources to use during the session, and will also be able to access various digital resources for their own professional and personal use on completion of the course. Delegates who complete the course will receive an attendance certificate via email.

If the workbook is not completed successfully, you will receive a certificate of attendance.

The session will be delivered remotely using Zoom/TEAMS. A link to the meeting will be sent out in advance.

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Learning outcomes Participants will;
  • Gain an understanding of the signs and symptoms of mental health conditions as detailed above
  • Be able to support someone who has suicidal tendencies in the immediate term and obtain appropriate help and support
  • Understand the impact of stress and take away resources and strategies for dealing with high stress levels
  • Understand the impact that mental health conditions can have on the individual and their learning
  • Be able to utilise a variety of methods to help improve mental wellbeing for themselves and others
  • Be able to describe harmful coping strategies, the potential signs that someone is using them and how to get specialist support
  • Understand employers' legal and moral responsibilities with regard to mental health and the benefits of having a mentally healthy workforce
  • Identify actions employers can take to improve the mental health and wellbeing of their workforce
  • Be able to signpost to appropriate specialist mental health services for ongoing support
Subject Areas Governance / Health & Safety / Leadership & Management
Key Stages
EYFS No KS1 No KS2 No KS3 No KS4 No KS5 No 
Type of school Infant / Junior / Primary / Secondary / Special
Target Audience
Leadership
target audience
Event costs
Academy/Other£190.00
Essex LA£190.00
Outside Essex£190.00
Trainers Juniper Education Tutor
Admin contact Emma Nicklin (emma.nicklin@junipereducation.org)
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Thursday 13 October 202209:00 - 16:00Remote delivery
Session 2Friday 14 October 202209:00 - 16:00Remote delivery