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First Aid for Mental Health Refresher


22 June 2023 1:00pm   to   4:00pm


Tron Theatre Vic Bar
63 Trongate
Glasgow, GLG G1 5HB

Event Fee(s)

Event Fee(s)
Members £30.00 (includes VAT of £5.00)
Non-Members £102.00 (includes VAT of £17.00)

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This refresher course is designed to help maintain your mental health first aid skills and knowledge.

Sarah Shimmen (Work Better Wellbeing), an experienced Organisational Wellbeing Consultant and accredited Mental Health First Aid trainer will be running this session.

The session is aimed at anyone who is a Mental Health First Aider (HR Officers and Managers are also welcome to gain an insight into the role of an MHFA’der) 

We will cover the following areas: 

  • An introduction and overview of mental health. 
  • What is first aid for mental health? 
  • Recognising and managing Stress. 
  • Common mental health conditions: depression, anxiety, psychosis, eating disorders, suicide and self-harm. 
  • Current external factors affecting mental health. 
  • Your experience to date as a Mental Health First Aider. 

If you have any accessibility requirements, please get in touch at fiona.mccurdy@scottishtheatre.org.