Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

‘It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light’

Aristotle

Mental Health and the awareness of mental health has never been as important as it is today. With our Mental Health course dens we raise the awareness of mental health and the how it can be supported not only in the workplace but also by anyone who has explored this important subject area in our course dens.

Lets end the stigma around Mental Health and start a conversation around mental health.

e-Learning

e-Learning takes place via computer or mobile device – compatibility is listed on below.

We have carefully selected e-Learning courses to complement our face-2-face Course Dens.

The advantage of e-Learning means that you are able to learn in your own time, at your pace. Why not select a course today and take your learning to the next level?

Make the most of our partner’s Learning Management System and manage your learning at your own pace, all with support from us or our e-learning partners, as required.

Our Mental Health Awareness e-Learning Courses

Highfield Awareness of Mental Health and Wellbeing e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Mental health plays a huge role in the physical wellbeing of individuals.

By raising awareness of mental health and continuing to reduce the stigma surrounding mental ill health, we become better equipped to identify how best to support those who may be struggling and help increase their quality of life.

Description

In our Highfield Awareness of Mental Health and Wellbeing e-learning course, learners will look at mental health, mental ill health, and wellbeing.

The course covers what mental health and mental ill health are, the factors that influence mental health and mental ill health, the impact of mental ill health on individuals, the types of mental ill health and illnesses, the importance of diagnosis and recovery and types of self-care and management.

Together we can raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing.

Course Content Teaching Hours

20 – 40 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our Highfield Awareness of Mental Health and Wellbeing e-learning course provides a basic introduction for anyone with an interest in finding out more about mental health.

It can also be used as a foundation for progression on our Level 2 and/Level 3 Mental Health First Awareness qualifications in our Mental Health Awareness Course Den.

What’s covered?

  • Introducing mental health,
  • Good mental health and poor mental health,
  • What does mental health mean?,
  • What is mental ill health?
  • Personal risk factors,
  • Life events,
  • What is stigma?
  • Types of mental ill health and illnesses,
  • Introduction to diagnosis and recovery,
  • The recovery journey,
  • The wellness recovery action plan,
  • The recovery model,
  • Self-care and management,
  • Mindfulness.

Assessment

The Highfield Awareness of Mental Health and Wellbeing e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Highfield Qualifications Certificated Course

Course Cost

£25.00

Each

VideoTile Learning Children and Young People's Mental Health e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Mental health problems affect around one in six children.

Our VideoTile Learning Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course will provide candidates with an awareness of the signs and symptoms of a wide range of conditions and better prepare them to listen to and support young people.

Description

Our VideoTile Learning Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course covers a range of important topics related to mental health conditions that children and young people can experience and the many ways they can be offered support.

The course starts by defining mental illness and mental health problems and their impact on children and young people, with extensive coverage of the many types of mental illnesses found in this group, and how they can be recognised and treated.

Mental heath illnesses covered include:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder,
  • Depression and self-harm,
  • Eating disorders, including
  • Anorexia,
  • Bulimia, and
  • Binge eating,
  • Schizophrenia,,
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder,
  • Bipolar disorder,
  • Panic disorder, and
  • Social phobia.

This Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course will discuss symptoms and causes – and the actions to take if you suspect someone has a mental health condition, it also considers the role of mental healthcare professionals, such as a psychologists, psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses or clinical social workers – and show how parents can become involved.

Our VideoTile Learning Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course will deal with prognosis and prevention – and show how to promote positive mental health and dispel common myths.

Finally, you’ll learn practical techniques to help you talk to children or young people about their mental health.

Course Content Teaching Hours

90 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our VideoTile Learning Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course is aimed at teachers and youth workers who may work with children who exhibit signs of mental health issues.

What’s covered?

  • Introduction,
  • Mental illnesses in children and young adults: Part 1,
  • Mental illnesses in children and young adults: Part 2,
  • Mental illnesses in children and young adults: Part 3,
  • Diagnosis and treatments,
  • Prognoses and outcomes,
  • Support,
  • Signs of mental illness in children and young people.

Assessment

Our VideoTile Learning Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Course Approval

Our VideoTile Learning Children and Young People’s Mental Health e-learning course is approved by leading industry bodies:

  • IIRSM, and
  • CPD.

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

This CPD and IIRSM approved course is owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

VideoTile Learning Certificated Course

Course Cost

£35.00

Each

VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Our VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-learning course starts by looking at diagnoses before moving on to define the various types of depression; you’ll also learn about other disorders.

The online Depression Awareness course then looks at the causes of depression and the everyday factors which can make it more challenging to manage effectively.

On the Depression Awareness e-learning course, you will learn about depression symptoms in adults, teenagers and children and how to get help.

There’ll be information to help you understand how to recognise psychotic depression and how it can be treated.

Our VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-learning course also looks at the physical and social effects of depression, including on those living with a person who is depressed.

Depression management techniques and treatments will be covered, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, Relaxation techniques and Mood management.

Finally, we’ll feature the roles played by diet, exercise and managing work-life balance and lifestyle.

Description

Our VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-learning course will raise awareness of depression and how it can be recognised, diagnosed, classified and treated.

Course Content Teaching Hours

45 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-learning course is aimed at people in the health and social care sector that would like to increase their awareness of Depression to improve the care they give. It is also written in a way that is accessible to people outside of health and social care and does not assume any prior knowledge of the condition.

What’s covered?

  • Introduction,
  • The Causes of Depression,
  • Effects on the Individual, Family and Friends,
  • Depression Management and Support: Part 1,
  • Depression Management and Support: Part 2.

Assessment

Our VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Course Approval

Our VideoTile Learning Depression Awareness e-learning course is approved by leading industry bodies:

  • IIRSM, and
  • CPD.

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

This CPD and IIRSM approved course is owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

VideoTile Learning Certificated Course

Course Cost

£35.00

Each

VideoTile Learning Developing a Workplace Mental Health Policy e-Learning Course

Why this course?

When people have good mental health, they are more likely to fulfil their potential.

That means they enjoy work and cope easily with work situations. They have a happy family life and good social relationships.

Organisations are required by law to promote and protect the mental well-being of their workforce.

A comprehensive Mental Health Policy, along with easy-to-understand operating procedures, will incorporate mental health issues into established organisational thinking. It will make sure everyone knows how the organisation views and deals with workplace mental health.

Description

Our VideoTile Learning Developing a Workplace Mental Health Policy e-learning course covers the steps that organisations should consider when developing and implementing a comprehensive workplace Mental Health Policy.

Course Content Teaching Hours

20 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our VideoTile Learning Developing a Workplace Mental Health Policy e-learning course aimed at employers and employees responsible for developing and following a workplace mental health policy and aimed at anyone responsible for risk assessment and health and safety in the workplace.

What’s covered?

  • Introduction,
  • Implementing a Workplace Mental Health Policy.

Assessment

Our VideoTile Learning Developing a Workplace Mental Health Policy e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Course Approval

Our VideoTile Learning Developing a Workplace Mental Health Policy e-learning course is approved by leading industry bodies:

  • IIRSM, and
  • CPD.

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

This CPD and IIRSM approved course is owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

VideoTile Learning Certificated Course

Course Cost

£35.00

Each

VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Our VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-learning course can be a great starting point for people new to their leadership role as well as more established managers that want to enhance their skills.

This acts as a great introduction to the subject and covers the key concepts and theories relating to emotional intelligence.

Emotional intelligence is a set of emotional and social skills that collectively establish how well you perceive and express yourself, maintain social relationships and cope with challenges. It’s not just a passing management fad; in fact, it is based on a great body of data, based on studies of tens of thousands of working people taken from a wide range of industries.

The research shows which qualities make a star performer and while Emotional Intelligence isn’t the sole predictor of performance potential, it has been proven to be a key indicator in this area.

Description

Our VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-learning course will introduce the concept of emotional intelligence and look at how learners can use it in effective and meaningful ways.

The VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-learning course will examine the difference between emotional intelligence and IQ and dispel some of the myths surrounding emotional intelligence.

Our course contains a section on the advantages and disadvantages of using emotional intelligence and considers the biological purpose for emotions and how best to manage them.

Finally, this course will highlight the role played by emotions in the workplace and provide practical advice including tips for using emotional intelligence to deal effectively with emotions in situations that can arise in the workplace.

Course Content Teaching Hours

50 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-learning course is aimed at supervisors and managers that want to develop more effective relationships with members of their teams.

What’s covered?

  • What is Emotional Intelligence?
  • Understanding and recognising emotions,
  • Emotional intelligence at work,
  • Tips for dealing with emotions at work.

Assessment

Our VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Course Approval

Our VideoTile Learning Introduction to Emotional Intelligence e-learning course is approved by leading industry bodies:

  • IIRSM, and
  • CPD.

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

This CPD and IIRSM approved course is owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

VideoTile Learning Certificated Course

Course Cost

£65.00

Each

Highfield Self-Awareness and Personal Development e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Are you self-aware? Do you have a plan for your personal and professional development?

Self-awareness is understanding who we are, our strengths and weaknesses, our drives and personalities, our habits and values.

Through understanding your own strengths, weaknesses, habits and values, you become aware of the areas that you may wish to focus on or develop, to ensure that you maximise your existing skills.

Organisations can utilise employees’ self-awareness to create a tailored development than that builds on existing skills and develops new ones, potentially addressing shortages within the existing workforce.

Description

Our Highfield Self-Awareness and Personal Development e-learning Course is designed to help individuals understand their emotions, strengths, weaknesses and sense of worth, and create a personal action plan from this new-found awareness.

Learners on the course will understand what self-awareness and personal development is, and the importance of taking time to reflect and assess their own strengths, weaknesses and aspirations. The course will provide learners with the tools to effectively self-assess and set realistic goals for personal development. Finally, learners will understand that through being self-aware, and taking positive steps, they can positively impact on all areas of their life and effectively embrace change.

Course Content Teaching Hours

20 – 40 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our Highfield Self-Awareness and Personal Development e-learning Course is ideal for all levels of employee within a business and as part of the induction process for new employees.

The course is also ideal for use as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards and can support the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace.

What’s covered?

  • What is self-awareness and personal development?
  • Reflection,
  • The Importance of reflection,
  • Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats,
  • Confidence,
  • Personal development,
  • Stages of skill development,
  • Aspirations,
  • Energy,
  • SMART goals,
  • Mission and vision statements,
  • Attitude,
  • Embracing change.

Assessment

The Highfield Self-Awareness and Personal Development e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Highfield Qualifications Certificated Course

Course Cost

£10.00

Each

Highfield Stress Management e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Do you know the difference between positive and negative stress? Understand what stress is, the common stressors and causes, and the various strategies to manage work-related stress through this e-learning course.

Everyone experiences stress from time to time. It can be brought on by any number of factors. It is a natural reaction to many situations in life including work, family, relationships and money.

Some stress can be a positive because short periods of stress are proven to make you more alert and increase your performance levels. However, work-related stress is a significant issue, with millions of working days being lost each year as a result of stress, anxiety and depression.

Description

Our Highfield Stress Management e-learning Course is designed to help you understand work-related stress. The course will help you to understand what stress is, the common stressors and causes and the various strategies to manage work-related stress.

The course covers the importance of personal resilience and how this can help you to cope with stress, and finally will help you learn the steps to carry out a risk assessment for work-related stress.

Course Content Teaching Hours

20 – 40 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our Highfield Stress Management e-learning Course is ideal for any organisation and can be utilised as part of a workplace’s health and well-being programme.

Individuals may wish to use this course to understand their stress triggers and how to best deal with them. This course can be used as a stand-alone module or included in an induction programme.

It may also be useful as part of the on-programme phase of the new apprenticeship standards, helping apprentices integrate into the workforce effectively and efficiently.

What’s covered?

  • Defining stress,
  • The causes of stress at work,
  • Effects of stress on job performance,
  • Strategies for managing stress,
  • Stress reduction,
  • Stress and the law,
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work.

Assessment

The Highfield Stress Management e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Stress

Stress is your body’s way of responding to any kind of demand or threat. When you sense danger, whether it’s real or imagined, the body’s defenses kick into high gear in a rapid, automatic process known as the ‘fight-or-flight’ reaction or the “stress response. The stress response is the body’s way of protecting you.

Highfield Qualifications Certificated Course

Course Cost

£10.00

Each

VideoTile Learning Supervising Mental Health at Work e-Learning Course

Why this course?

Our VideoTile Learning Supervising Mental Health at Work e-learning course starts by examining the negative effects of poor mental health on individuals and also considers the many benefits of mental health interventions by employers.

With this online Supervising Mental Health at Work course, you’ll learn the six main areas that can lead to work-related stress and discover how to recognise when individuals and teams are under stress.

Companies are legally bound to assess health risks from stress at work, and we’ll show how to assess those risks, along with how to recruit, and train Mental Health First Aiders.

This online Supervising Mental Health at Work e-Learning course will teach you how to create a good mental health culture within your workplace and how to conduct a Mental Health Audit and produce a Mental Health Policy and Action Plan.

Finally, the course will teach you a number of proven ways to promote a good mental health culture within your workplace.

Description

Our VideoTile Learning Supervising Mental Health at Work e-learning course will look at supervising stress and mental health at work and show you how to create a good mental health culture in your workplace.

Course Content Teaching Hours

25 minutes

Who is this course for?

Our VideoTile Learning Supervising Mental Health at Work e-learning course is aimed at supervisors and line managers who are interested in getting a basic awareness of mental health at work and want to use this knowledge to create a positive mental health culture in their workplace.

What’s covered?

  • Introduction,
  • Implementation.

Assessment

Our VideoTile Learning Supervising Mental Health at Work e-learning course is assessed by multiple-choice questions.

Course Approval

Our VideoTile Learning Supervising Mental Health at Work e-learning course is approved by leading industry bodies:

  • IIRSM, and
  • CPD.

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

This CPD and IIRSM approved course is owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

VideoTile Learning Certificated Course

Course Cost

£35.00

Each

Our e-Learning Compatibility Information

Highfield Qualifications Compatibility

Compatibility

Laptop/Desktop PC

Internet Explorer 11,
Microsoft Edge,
Google Chrome,
Mozilla Firefox.

Apple iMacs/Macbooks

Safari,
Google Chrome,
Mozilla Firefox.

iPads

Safari,
Google Chrome for Tablets,
Android/Windows based tablets,
Google Chrome for Tablets,
Mozilla Firefox,
Microsoft Edge,
Internet Explorer 11.

NOTE: Enabling JavaScript and a stable broadband connection are required.

Support

For technical support with this course, we would advise contacting our partners, Highfield Qualifications:
Tel: 0845 226 0350
Email: support@highfield.co.uk.

For subject support, we would advise that you contact us using our contact details available throughout our website.

Localisation

EU legislation within a UK context, but is suitable for international businesses that trade with EU and will be subject to the legislation.

VideoTile Learning Compatibility

Laptop/Desktop PC

Internet Explorer 11,
Microsoft Edge,
Google Chrome,
Mozilla Firefox.

Apple iMacs/Macbooks

Safari,
Google Chrome,
Mozilla Firefox.

iPads

Safari,
Google Chrome for Tablets,
Android/Windows based tablets,
Google Chrome for Tablets,
Mozilla Firefox,
Microsoft Edge,
Internet Explorer 11.

NOTE: Enabling JavaScript and a stable broadband connection are required.

Recommended System Requirements

• Browser: Up to date web browser
• Video: Up to date video drivers
• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)