Children and Young People’s Mental Health Awareness

Aims:

This training will help professionals gain a basic awareness of some of the issues which affect children and young people’s mental health, equipping them with some practical approaches and strategies to promote emotional resilience.

Outcomes:

  • Increased understanding of factors which contribute to poor mental health amongst children and young people.
  • Increased awareness of some of the key theories around children and young people’s mental health.
  • Increased knowledge of the national and local picture, including services to support and signpost to.
  • Increased confidence in talking to children and young people about mental health, including some of the key strategies to increase and promote resilience.

Who is this training intended for?

All professionals working with children and young people in both group and one to one settings.

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