Scottish Mental Health First Aid Training
• Providing comfort and support in a crisis until help arrives.
• Understanding the 5 step listening skills and support strategy.
• Appreciation of the boundaries of the role and the importance of self-care safety.
Day 1 – Introduction to SMHFA, Attitudes to Mental Health Issues, Suicide, Listening Skills, Depression and Recovery
Day 2 – Anxiety, Self-Harm, Alcohol and Drugs, Psychosis and Recovery
Scottish Mental Health First Aid was introduced and developed by an NHS training team and is delivered by a LAW experienced trainer accredited by the NHS to deliver SMHFA. No prior knowledge or experience in mental health is required.
205 West George Street