Mental Health Awareness Course

Course Outline Register

This is a course aimed at those staff and volunteers from Constituent member charities such as caseworkers and Port Chaplains that work directly with people that may be affected by mental health issues.

Course Aim

The course is not intended to give people the skills to diagnose, rather an awareness and understanding of people who live with mental health issues.

Course Objectives

Within each topic you will look at:

  • What it is
  • Why does it occur
  • Precipitating factors
  • Perpetuating factors
  • How to help and how not to help

Course Dates 

Courses are arranged upon request.

Course Logistics

This is a one day course which can be held at a regional venue or MNWB’s head office. Please contact if you would like to host this course in your workplace.

Course Funding

The Board will:

  • Cover all course fees
  • Cover all accommodation costs (Constituent member delegates only)
  • Fund up to £20 per person, per day for dinner (Constituent member delegates only)
  • Reimburse reasonable travel costs (Constituent member delegates only)

Please click the Register button if you would like to attend this course.
For further information please contact Helen van Gass, Training Manager on 02380 337799 or via e-mail

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