HR Training

Mental Health and Wellbeing at Work

Poor mental health affects 1 in 4 people each year. Despite this, only 24% of managers have received training on how to deal with mental health issues.

Identifying potential causes and spotting symptoms early can make a significant difference in maintaining healthy and productive teams and addressing these difficult issues effectively.

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Submit your details and one of our team will be in touch.

Who should attend?

This interactive course can be delivered to all staff to raise awareness across your organisation or it can be tailored to managers only with a focus on addressing cases of poor mental health.

Who will deliver the training?

Our management training is delivered by highly experienced and qualified HR practitioners with genuine ‘hands-on’ practical experience of supporting employers all over the UK with their HR requirements.

What are the benefits?

  • Delegates will develop their awareness of mental health at work, increasing their abilities to identify triggers and symptoms and to manage their own mental wellbeing positively.
  • Managers will better understand their role in relation to promoting and monitoring good mental health in their teams and what actions they can take when issues arise. They will be more confident in preventing or addressing these often sensitive situations.
  • The organisation will increase its ability to prevent mental health issues escalating or to mitigate their impact, with managers better equipped to recognise and address such issues fairly and in line with legal requirements.

Course content

  • An introduction to mental health and wellbeing in the workplace
  • An overview of common mental health problems – depression, anxiety and stress
  • Understanding employee and employer responsibilities
  • Knowledge of potential triggers that lead to poor mental health
  • How to identify signs of poor mental health
  • How to address mental health issues when they occur
  • Understanding when professional help is needed and where to get it
  • Understanding disability and reasonable adjustments
  • How to raise awareness of workplace wellbeing

Course duration and timings

This course can be arranged for up to 12 delegates as a half-day awareness course for staff or a more in-depth one-day session for managers (or two three-hour sessions if delivered virtually).

For further details, please get in touch using the form at the top of this page. 

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