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Mental Health Awareness for Line Managers

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The HR Dept Bristol, Bath and North Somerset

First Floor

3 Brook Office Park

Emersons Green

BS16 7FL

United Kingdom

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The aim of this course is to increase line management understanding and literacy of mental health issues in the workplace and to develop the skills to have supportive conversations with employees, whilst remaining objective about the business needs.

What the course will cover:

  • Why mental health & wellbeing important?
  • The impact of mental health on a business
  • How we view mental health; exploring the stigmas and misconceptions
  • The mental health continuum
  • The barriers that make dealing with mental health issues at work difficult
  • The main mental health conditions, their signs & symptoms
  • The relationship between stress and mental health
  • Spotting the signs of mental health issues in the workplace
  • Supporting employees experiencing distress at work
  • The H.E.L.P.F.U.L Conversation technique* (copyright of NinetoThrive)
  • Supporting employees to remain in or return to work from absence
  • Real life case studies to explore different approaches
  • The 5 ways to wellbeing - a set of evidence-based actions to improve wellbeing Learning objectives

Learning objectives

  • Improved awareness and understanding of mental health at work and how work can affect employees
  • Spot the signs of mental ill health
  • Proactively manage employees’ mental wellbeing so as to reduce mental ill health and its associated risks for absence
  • Initiate a H.E.L.P.F.U.L conversation about mental health
  • Facilitate discussions about reasonable adjustment
  • Manage confidentially, disclosure and duty of care
  • Identify the steps that can be taken to help employees return to work from a period of absence due to mental ill health
  • Maintain healthy boundaries between you and the employee
  • Increase confidence in supporting employees experiencing a mental health problem

Who should attend?

This awareness workshop is aimed at leaders, managers and individuals that have people management responsibilities.

Course format

Interactive workshop

Resources

Each participant will receive a hard copy of the line managers resource

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The HR Dept Bristol, Bath and North Somerset

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3 Brook Office Park

Emersons Green

BS16 7FL

United Kingdom

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