People often equate the words mental health with mental illness and there are many definitions of what mental health actually is. Mental health issues can happen to anyone despite social background, intelligence, gender or other factors.
This course explains the difference between mental health and mental illness. It covers the symptoms of a number of the most common mental illnesses so you will know what to look out for or what to expect if you are working with someone with one of these conditions. As well as providing some practical advice on how you can work effectively with those affected by these conditions.
- Mental Health Awareness
Approved by CPD
Duration 25 mins*
Meets the requirements of the Care Quality Commission (CQC)
Each module is followed by a short set of questions
An opportunity is provided to revisit sections of the module before answers are finalised
Users can save their progress if unable to complete the course in one sitting
Course can be completed at the delegates pace
A certificate is generated automatically at the end of the course for you to save or print
Three attempts to answer the correct question within a module
Managers can monitor the account of each individual user and monitor their progress
Click the PDF icon below to view and save your copy of the course overview.
We provide two licensing options. A “Pay as you go” single licence purchase option or the Universal Licence option that provides flexible, multiple course pricing.
Single Licence – £20.00
Universal Licence – Please click for pricing
The Mental Health Awareness course is suitable for employers, managers, supervisors and HR personnel who wish to understand more about mental health so that their staff can be better supported.
1 What is mental illness and prevalence rates
2 Symptoms of Bi-Polar, depression, psychotic disorders and schizophrenia
3 Symptoms of anxiety, personality disorder, self-harming
You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission. You will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 70%.