Take steps to alleviate the suffering of people facing mental health challenges. This Level 5 Mental Health First Aid course will teach you how to spot and respond to the signs of mental disorders and best serve your clients.
This Level 5 Mental Health First Aid course will explain the importance of mental health first aid in great depth. Moreover, it will provide a thorough overview of common treatments for mental health disorders. From the lessons, you’ll learn about several mental health disorders and how to deal with them. The diseases include stress and anxiety, schizophrenia, personality, and mood. In addition, you’ll understand the concept of self-awareness in mental health. Finally, you will learn about the therapies and treatments to treat mental illness and explore how to promote mental well-being.
Please note: Our Level 5 Mental Health First Aid course only gives you the theoretical knowledge to excel in this field. This course doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.
- Understand how to provide mental health first aid
- Know the characteristics of good mental health
- Learn about the various mental disorders
- Know the early signs of mental illness
- Explore the process of developing self-awareness
- Learn how to improve mental well-being and quality of life
Who is this Course for?
This Level 5 Mental Health First Aid course is ideal for aspiring professionals who wish to gain the relevant skills and knowledge to fast track their careers. It is for those who have little or no knowledge of mental health first aid or those who are new to the field and want to test their skills and knowledge. There are no entry requirements for this course. However, an eye for detail and a creative mind is essential.
- This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
- A good understanding of the English language, numeracy, and ICT are required to attend this course.
CPD Certificate from Course Gate
At the successful completion of the course, you can obtain your CPD certificate from us. You can order the PDF certificate for £4.99 and the hard copy for £9.99. Also, you can order both PDF and hardcopy certificates for £12.99.
Upon successfully completing the Level 5 Mental Health First Aid course, learners can progress to a more advanced program from our course list. Career opportunities in this field include freelancing or working in-house, within a range of professional settings, with the opportunity to earn a high salary. Related professions in this industry include:
- Mental Health Worker
- Mental Health Nurse
- Clinical Psychologists
- Mental Health Counsellors
- Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners
- Clinical Social Workers
- Mental Health Support Workers
- Mental Health Counsellor
- Social Worker
- Primary Care Physicians
|Module 01: Introduction to Mental Health|
|Introduction to Mental Health||00:19:00|
|Module 02: Overview of Mental Health Support Worker|
|Overview of Mental Health Support Worker||00:14:00|
|Module 03: Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders|
|Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders||00:24:00|
|Module 04: Stress and Anxiety Disorders|
|Stress and Anxiety Disorders||00:31:00|
|Module 05: Schizophrenia|
|Module 06: Personality Disorders|
|Module 07: Mood Disorders|
|Module 08: Eating & Sleeping Disorders|
|Eating & Sleeping Disorders||00:43:00|
|Module 09: Self-Harm and Suicide|
|Self-Harm and Suicide||00:19:00|
|Module 10: Medication and Therapy in the Treatment of Mental Illness|
|Medication and Therapy in the Treatment of Mental Illness||00:31:00|
|Module 11: Mental Health Legislation and Services|
|Mental Health Legislation and Services||00:27:00|
|Module 12: Social Attitudes to Mental Illness|
|Social Attitudes to Mental Illness||00:12:00|
|Module 13: Mental Health in the Workplace|
|Mental Health in the Workplace||00:22:00|
|Module 14: Approach and React To People in Mental Health Crisis|
|Approach and React To People in Mental Health Crisis||00:27:00|
|Assignment – Level 5 Mental Health First Aid||00:00:00|
|Order your Certificate||00:00:00|