Mental Health Awareness

Ref: C3679943

This short course is a starting point in raising awareness about mental health and identifying appropriate responses. We will cover good and poor mental health, causes and symptoms of mental health problems and we will devise a simple action plan to respond to and support adults with mental health difficulties. This course is suitable for learners with English as a second language.

Course aim

To raise awareness of mental health with a view to making positive changes in your life.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • describe good and poor mental health
  • recognise causes and symptoms of mental health problems
  • demonstrate an understanding of depression and its impact
  • practise active listening skills
  • develop a simple action plan

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

You will need a personal email address to join the WEA’s digital learning platform, Canvas so that you can receive resources and record your progress and achievement. If you want to understand more about our digital learning platform please visit: http://bit.ly/WEAonline

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

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Mental Health Awareness

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This course has been cancelled.

Conditions

This course is funded by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and only applicable postcode areas are permitted to enrol.

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

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