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This course is designed to provide the key information leaders need to gain a foundation knowledge of the Mental Health and Mental Capacity Acts. It is delivered by our trainer Beren Aldridge (see here for more about Beren).


  • Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Act
  • Understanding mental health issues
  • Types and causes of of mental illness (to include anxiety, depression, stress, but also to touch upon serious mental health diagnoses and the features of personality disorder).
  • Indicators of poor mental health
  • Increasing confidence in supporting colleagues with mental health issues.
  • Improving the workplace culture.
  • Managing people with poor mental health.
  • Mindfulness and tips for remaining mentally well.

Who Should Attend?

  • All managerial and leadership teams who need awareness of the laws around mental health and also mental health awareness.

How Long Is The Course?

This course lasts half a day (3 hours).