Mental Health Part II

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 03/09/2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Toronto Hostels Training Centre (THTC)

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Total Cost for this Workshop:

THTC Members Pay: $80.00  |  Non-Members Pay: $90.00

Community workers frequently find themselves working with individuals who suffer from mental illness. This full-day interactive workshop will build on knowledge acquired from the Mental Health Part I workshop. Demonstrations, group exercises, and a “standardized” patient approach will be used to review major mental illnesses and to practice effective intervention strategies. Stress management techniques and the importance of self-care for community workers will also be addressed.

 

Note:

  • Recommended participants attend Mental Health Part I or have some familiarity with Mental Illness.
  • You must be prompt and present for the course. Any time missed will result in certificates not being issued.
  • A certificate of attendance will be provided upon successful completion.

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase yourself awareness regarding mental health recovery and emotional distress.
  • Introduce some practical strategies and intervention skills.
  • Increase your personal confidence and professional competency when working with individuals living with emotional distress and mental illness.
  • Challenge participants to embark upon self-mastery pathway towards maximizing their professional competency, resiliency and wellbeing via their work in the community.

 

Target Group: All

Additional Training Method: Agency Training

 

Registration

Registrations are closed for this program. Please refer to the training calendar for future availability.