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: Cath@cya.org.uk
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
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
- CA28 8PF
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type FREE
- Date: 24th May 2019 at 9.30am til 1.00pm
- Referral required