Tag Archives: MHFA

Top Tips For Supporting Someone on Your Team with Mental Ill Health

Posted on : January 22, 2020

Did you know that mental health problems affect one in four people? When people experience a mental health condition, they may feel isolated, ashamed and worthless. They may feel that they have no one to talk to and no one to turn to. Mental health is something that we all...

Embrace JOMO (the Joy of Missing Out)

Posted on : January 17, 2020

Embrace JOMO (The Joy of Missing Out) Thanks to social media, we are now more connected than ever, yet this can actually create feelings of distance and disconnection. Being able to continuously check out where others are checking in, see the latest fads and favourites, and peer at ‘picture-perfect’ poses, the...

Let’s Put the ‘Men’ in ‘Mental Health’

Posted on : June 11, 2019

Let's Put the 'Men' in 'Mental Health' One in four people experience a mental health condition every year, yet talking about mental health carries a greater stigma than talking about health issues. The facts speak for themselves: 1 in 8 men suffer from a common mental health condition. Suicide is...

MHFA Open Course 16 – 17 January 2019

Posted on : January 22, 2019

Recently, we delivered our first MHFA Open Course at the Kyte Hotel, Darrington. Delegates from a range of backgrounds, including construction, security and finance, came from across the UK to participate in the MHFA course. Over the two day training, through discussion, tasks and activities, delegates learned about the signs...

Mental Health First Aid and Its Benefits: IOSH Regional Branch Meeting

Posted on : March 20, 2018

On Thursday 15th March, Director Barrie Penrose delivered a speech on Mental Health First Aid at the IOSH Regional Branch meeting on Mental Health at York Race Course. As an accredited MHFA trainer, the professional health and safety membership organisation invited Barrie to share information about Mental Health First Aid...

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