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      December 5, 2019

      Thursday   9:45 AM

      Telephone Avenue
      Bristol, Bristol, City of BS1 4BQ

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      Mental Health and Homelessness

      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 experiencing 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: Understand different definitions and models of mental illness and disorder Understand the risk factors involved in poor mental health including past trauma and homelessness Better recognise the signs and symptoms of the major mental health problems Recognise the ways in which mental health services are structured and potential routes into them Be aware of services, treatments and other sources of help that may be available in their locality Be aware of good practice in supporting and communicating with people experiencing mental health problems Be aware of the main legal issues affecting those who are homeless and suffering from mental illness PriceHomeless Link Members - £115 per person Associate member - £130 per person Non-members - £160 per person Homeless LinkCharity Reg No: 1089173Company Reg No: 4313826

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