Mental Health Awareness


Started on November 27, 2020

Mental Health Awareness

People often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is. Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors and so it is imperative that mental health resources be made available to everyone include widely available online mental health training.

The prevalence of mental health problems has not risen significantly but modern stresses around jobs and money make life much are to cope with in relation to mental health.  There has been a rise in suicidal thoughts and self harm as ways people with mental health issues use for coping.   In the The Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey, it is reported that as many as 1 in 6 people experience a common mental health problem, such as phobias, depression and PTSD at any given time. MIND, a major UK mental health charity has produced a useful guide for to access support services that covers broad areas of mental health stresses including addiction, abuse, housing and money Guide to Support and Services

This online mental health training course covers the symptoms of a number of the most common mental illnesses  and provides those with mental health problems find strategies to help them identify coping mechanisms to manage these challenges in a safe and positive way.

Course ContentModule
What is Mental Illness and Prevalence Rates1
Symptoms and Strategies to Help2
Symptoms and Strategies to Help Part 23

Online mental health training assessment is carried out by a series of multiple choice questions. Candidates require 70% correct answers to secure a pass.  PDF certificate will be sent directly to your inbox.  Hard copy certificate on requrest.  Duration: 25 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off.  It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Other related courses to our online mental health training are
Stress Awareness
Safeguarding Adults