As part of the Mental Health Awareness Programme the Clinical School has run several Mental Health First Aid Lite Training sessions for Heads of Department and key departmental staff. The MHFA Lite training is an introductory mental health awareness course run by the charity MIND and aims to enable individuals will the following tools:
Identify the discrimination surrounding mental health issues.
Define mental health & some common mental health issues.
Relate to people’s experiences.
Look after your own mental health.
To date we’ve had lots of positive feedback from the training and here is just a snapshot of what those who have attended thought: