Level 2 Award in Mental Health Awareness
This is an Elearning course also with Eassessment, so it can all be done online.
The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with an understanding and awareness of mental health, common mental health disorders and issues, help reduce stigma and discrimination and encourage people to talk about mental health. Furthermore, the qualification should provide learners with the ability to apply their knowledge of mental health through recognising and responding to the signs of mental ill health in themselves and others and be able to offer mental health first aid to people experiencing mental ill health.
What you will learn:
1. Understanding mental health, for example, how to Identify common misconceptions surrounding mental health, understand the stigma and discrimination in relation to mental ill health.
2. Understanding mental health disorders such as:
- Anxiety disorders: stress, phobias and post-traumatic stress disorder & depression
- Eating disorders: anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
- Addiction and substance misuse
3. The common treatments and interventions used to manage mental health and mental ill health
4. The main risk factors associated with mental ill health
5. Credible sources of information, support and guidance in relation to mental health support for an individual
6. The appropriate responses that can be made to support someone with mental ill health
7. How to recognise and respond to the signs of mental ill health in themselves and others
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Training Provider: YBFIT Training
Learning Time: Guided Learning Hours: 15
Information on YBFIT Training: YBFIT Training Ltd is Surrey’s leading fitness training provider. We are Approved Training Providers offering first class courses and qualifications for the Health and Fitness Industry. Our Tutors and Assessors are qualified and skilled and love their work. YBFIT Training exists to help fitness enthusiasts of all ages and backgrounds achieve their dream of a career in the fitness industry by providing accredited and respected industry qualifications in a flexible and structured way that suits both lifestyle and budgetary requirements. We strive to build a good relationship with all those who train with YBFIT Training so that they want to come back. We provide flexible learning to fit in with you and your life, we have time for you as we want you to achieve your goals.