Mental health and homelessness

One day course to help you develop the skills you need to support vulnerable clients with mental health issues.

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We have scheduled availability for Mental Health and Homelessness.

  • 20 September 2018 in London | Book by 31 July get £10 off - BOOK NOW

Mental health problems and homelessness are closely linked. Working in the homelessness sector you will provide regular support to vulnerable people with a range of mental health needs. This practical course will give you the skills needed to support clients with mental health issues.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for new frontline staff or experienced professionals who want to update their skills

What will you learn?

On completion of this course you will:

  • Be able to define mental health
  • Understand the spectrum of mental health problems and recognise common symptoms and behaviours
  • Understand the development of complex needs and know about recommended interventions
  • Understand the development of personality traits and the impact of traumatic life events
  • Know about good practice examples of client support around complex mental health needs

Duration

One day course

Costs (in-house training)

This course can be booked in-house for a team of up to 16
Members: £799
Associate members: £920
Non members: £1,150

 

 

Talk To Us

James Cuming

Training manager

James is our training manager (maternity cover) develops and manages Homeless Link's in-house training programme.

Telephone: 020 7840 4450
Email: james.cuming@homelesslink.org.uk
Twitter: @TrainingHL