Mental Health Problems
Designed for people who are looking to enter into or progress within the health and social care sector, or with an interest in mental health.
Mental health presents one of the greatest challenges to our society. With an estimated 450 million people worldwide suffering from a mental health problem, around a quarter of British adults will experience some form of mental health problem each year. While many elements of mental health are still not understood, having a good knowledge of the information that is available is essential in the care sector, or indeed any workplace.
Understanding and appreciation of mental health conditions
Signs, triggers and symptoms of mental health
How mental health affects an individual’s ability to cope and function
Guidance to potentially manage and support them with their illness
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)