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NHS Veteran Mental Health Awareness Training

NHS Veterans' Mental Health Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service

Who’s Welcome?

Paramedics, student paramedics, 111 call handlers and Samaritan volunteers (or similar crisis line).

What?

NHS Veteran Mental Health TIL Service – London and South East England is providing a FREE training package which aims to raise awareness of veteran mental health. Topics covered will include:

Who are veterans?
Military Culture + Jargon.
Common veteran mental health problems and presentations.
Helpful techniques: breathing exercises, grounding techniques and safe place imagery.
Communication skills and de-escalation.
Referral pathways for veterans.

The training will be delivered by a veteran.

 

Other Info:

CPD certificates will be awarded.

Why?

Fantastic opportunity to boost your skills and learn about this unique group.
Great networking event.

 

If you would like to book a place on this training, simply email bethany.croak@candi.nhs.uk or call 020 3317 6818.

Costs

Members: Free
Non Members: Free

Details

Start Date: 26th June 2018
Finish Date: 26th June 2018
Website: http://londonveterans.nhs.uk/contact