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Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

Venue: New Prospect House – London

Date: 14-Oct-2019

Availability: Applications closed

Please note: This course is now full and closed to applications. The next course will take place in 2020.

This course is part of our commitment to address the needs of reps in the area of mental health so they feel better equipped to support members in the workplace.

Mental health is a key issue for trade unions and the course will enable participants to build knowledge around the subject of mental health so they feel able to support colleagues, raise awareness and pursue progress with the employer, in order to build a more positive workplace.

Course participants will be able to explore themes through discussion, in a sensitive, friendly and supportive environment.

Course aims

To help participants:

develop a deeper understanding of mental health conditions;
develop an understanding of the law and mental health;
identify best practice for developing workplace policies;
identify best practice for addressing workplace stress;
develop an action plan for organising around mental health in the workplace.

This course runs from 9.30-4.30