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Mental Health First Aid (Armed Forces Community)

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Mental Health First Aid England has approved DMWS instructors to deliver a 2-day Mental Health First Aid course especially designed for the Armed Forces Community which can be delivered for individuals or groups.

MHFA for the Armed Forces Community is a specially designed project. It provides the basis for increased mental health resilience amongst veterans and the families of both veterans and serving personnel throughout the UK.

What will You learn?

The MHFA Armed Forces Community course is split up into 4 manageable chunks. These are:

- What is mental health, and why MHFA for the armed forces community?
- Suicide and depression
- Psychosis
- Anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder

In each section you will learn how to:

Spot the early signs of a mental health problem
Feel confident helping someone experiencing a mental health problem
Provide help on a first aid basis
Help prevent someone from hurting themselves or others
Help stop a mental illness from getting worse

Who can attend the course?

Places on this MHFA for the Armed Forces Community are fully funded by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund.

Eligibility:

- Veterans
- Serving personnel
- Family member of Serving or ex-Service personnel
- Health and Social Care working with the Armed Forces Community
- Charitable organisation working with the Armed Forces Community

By booking a place on this course, you are confirming that you will attend all sessions on both days.

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Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You must be 16 or over

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email us at training@dmws.org.uk

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