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Youth Mental Health "lite" Training for Parents

Cumbria Youth Alliance in Partnership with Cumbria County Council and thanks to sponsorship from BEP (Box Encapsulation Plant) are pleased to offer:

FREE training for parents as part of the Emotional Resilience project part-funded by National Lottery Community Fund.

Delivered for us by Street Games Mental Health Trainers.

Please download the booking from on the right-hand side and return to:

 Places are limited so an early booking is advised - phone if you have enquiries: 01900 603131

Content: This introductory three hour session is designed to raise awareness of young people’s mental health and the issues that can affect this age group.

Who it's for:  Foster Parents /Parent Carers/Parents or Staff and Volunteers supporting teenagers in Allerdale and Copeland

Capacity:  We limit numbers to 25 people per course so that the instructor can keep people safe and supported while they learn.

What you will learn:

A basic understanding of some common mental health issues and how they can affect young people: Skills to work more effectively with young people living with mental health issues

Ways to support young people with a mental health issue and relate to their experiences

Course structure

Language and mental health issues

What is mental health?

Mental health conditions: Depression/Anxiety disorders/Psychosis/Self-harm

Eating disorders/ Personality disorders/ Alcohol, illegal drugs and mental health

Supporting young people in distress/ Mental and emotional wellbeing

Who to contact

01900 603131

Where to go

Alway Another Way
Unit 10(i)
Sneckyeat Road
CA28 8PF

Other Details


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Date: 24th May 2019 at 9.30am til 1.00pm


Referral required
Last updated: 13/11/2019
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