Childen & Young Persons

Mental Health and Well-being Ambassador

Childen & Young Persons Mental Health and Well-being Ambassador

Children Mental Health

Course Overview:

Course Duration: 2 days

No. Module: 6

Delivery: Online

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The certificate can be completed by attending the 2 days separately within 3 months of each other. If you would like a modular approach, please contact to discuss your needs

This two-day course is a transformative experience, equipping you with essential skills to promote positive mental health among children and young people. From understanding legal obligations to identifying vulnerable groups, recognising common mental health issues, and learning to create effective mental health action plans.

  • Module A: Promoting Positive Mental Health and Wellbeing
  1. Legal and Professional Obligations: Understand your legal and professional obligations related to mental health and wellbeing.

  2. Strategies and 5 Ways to Wellbeing: Evaluate your organisation’s wellbeing strategies and explore the “5 ways to wellbeing” theory.

  3. Behavior Management and Development Plan: Gain insights into the four stages of behavior and develop dedicated strategies. Introduce a Mental Health and Wellbeing Development Plan.
  • Module B: Mental Health Awareness and Common Problems
  1. Recognising Signs and Mental Health Stigma: Learn to recognise signs of mental ill health in children and understand mental health and its stigma.

  2. Common Mental Health Issues: Identify specific mental health problems, including depression, anxiety, panic, OCD, and PTSD. Utilise mental health action plans.

  3. Suicide Awareness and Complex Mental Health: Identify complex mental health problems, signs of self-harm, and suicidal feelings. Understand the Stepped Model of Care and referral processes.

Upon successful completion of this Course, participants will receive:

  • Expertise in Child Mental Health: Acquire in-depth knowledge and skills to address the unique mental health challenges faced by children and young people. Become a certified ambassador for their wellbeing.

  • Practical Tools and Strategies: Gain practical tools and strategies to promote positive mental health, identify early signs of issues, and manage complex mental health problems effectively.

  • Professional Certification: Receive an FAIB certificate, demonstrating your competence and commitment to enhancing children’s mental health, which can be a valuable asset in your career.

  • Empowerment for Positive Change: Be empowered to make a real difference in the lives of children and young people by creating a more mentally healthy environment and offering support when it’s needed most.

Accredited Training at Your Convenience

At Forward Step Training Centre, we are proud to be accredited to deliver our courses not only at our main location but also in suitable employer premises throughout the region. This means we can bring our high-quality training directly to your workplace, making it even more convenient for you and your team.

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