Training Opportunities

If you work in a professional organisation or are an employer who cares about the mental wellbeing of their staff, then Northampton and District mind has a number of training opportunities available that can be accessed by contacting us through our website or on 01604 634310.

All Training takes place at our centre:

6-7 Regent Square, Northampton NN1 2NQ

 

We can provide flexibility with your training requirements and for an additional £50 we can deliver training to you and your colleagues at your workplace.

Courses available include:

Mental Health Awareness.

This introductory course covers topics such as:

  •  Stigma & Prejudice

  •  Myth & Fact

  • The physical signs of poor mental health

  • Categorising differing diagnosis

  • Occupations & Stress

  • Confidentiality, Safeguarding & Capacity

Developing Listening & Communication Skills.

This includes:

  • Listening & Active Listening – What is the Difference?

  • How well do you listen?

  • How well do you listen?

  • Developing listening skills

  • Opinions, Advice, Judgements & Responding Appropriately

  • Challenging Contradictions

  • Professional Boundaries

Suicide Awareness:

This includes:

  • What are suicidal feelings?

  • Myths & Attitudes

  • Risk factors & risk assessment

  • Intervention – what protects / helps

How to create a mentally healthy workplace.

This course will increase your knowledge and understanding of workplace wellbeing and why this is important.

You will be able to spot signs and symptoms of deteriorating mental health within colleagues, how to communicate appropriately and provide a mentally healthy workplace.

We can also provide training on an issue relevant to your work place or workforce, or agency. For example:

  • Supporting you back to work

  • Self-harm

  • Managing Anger

  • Conflict

What does it cost?

Courses running from 10am until 3.00pm and are charged at:

o   £65 per person – voluntary / 3rd Sector / Partnership Agencies

o   £75 per person – Businesses

o   £600 for a group booking of 10 people

 

Courses running from 10am until 1 pm and are charged at:

o   £50 per person

 

We can provide flexibility with your training requirements and for an additional £50 we can deliver training to you and your colleagues at your workplace.

Training takes place at 6-7 Regent Square, Northampton NN1 2NQ

Refreshments are provided and a lunch can be organised for an additional cost.

Dealing with Anger:

The cost of this course is £60. This course is for 6 sessions of 2 hours.   

 

For more information or to book a course:

W: www.northamptonmind.org.uk

E: dawn.clements@northamptonmind.org.uk 

T: 01604 634310          

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