Mental health awareness increases the chances for earlier intervention, which can mean a faster recovery. This CPD approved Mental Health Awareness Course explores the difference between mental health and mental illness, including symptoms, what to expect and practical advice on how to manage those affected.
Understanding mental health awareness.
People often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is.
Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors.
This Mental Health Awareness course explains the difference between mental health and mental illness.
It covers the symptoms of a number of the most common mental illnesses so you will know what to look out for or what to expect if you are working with someone with one of these conditions.
It also provides some practical advice on how you can work effectively with those affected by these conditions.
Duration: 25 minutes
The Mental Health Awareness course is recommended and approved by the following bodies: