£51.71 – £122

Introduction to Mental Health & Wellbeing Support for Refugees & Asylum See...

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Refugee Council Children's Services

Christopher Wren Yard

115 High St

Croydon

CR0 1QG

United Kingdom

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Course overview

This course introduces the topic of mental health and wellbeing for refugees, helping delegates to understand needs & barriers and how these may present, and to consider how they can respond from early-intervention and psycho-social perspectives.

Course suitability

This course is suitable for anyone without a specific mental health responsibility, e.g. Housing Officers, Interpreters, Education Staff, Police, VCSE & Community-based Professionals

  • The refugee experience: who are we working with?
  • Impact of war, exile, displacement and asylum
  • Mental health & wellbeing within a refugee context
  • Main causes of distress including trauma, loss and separation
  • Signs & symptoms of mental distress: response & risk
  • Cultural factors in assessing mental health & wellbeing
  • First aid kit
  • Referral routes: eligibility, thresholds, barriers
  • Self-care & professional boundaries

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Lunch included.

No parking available at the venue.

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Refugee Council Children's Services

Christopher Wren Yard

115 High St

Croydon

CR0 1QG

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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