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Code: SGC/20/0608 Youth Mental Health First Aid (2 day) (Cancelled)

Youth Mental Health First Aid will teach you the skills and confidence to spot the signs of mental health issues in a young person, offer first aid and guide them towards the support they need. In doing so, you can speed up a young person’s recovery and stop a mental health issue from getting worse. Our courses won't teach you to be a therapist - but just like physical first aid, we will teach you to listen, reassure and respond, even in a crisis.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 April 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 01 May 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/0526 Anxiety in 5-11yr olds (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

A 3 hour workshop for people working in schools and Universal Children’s Services working with 5-11 year olds on recognising and helping children with anxiety. Looks at what is anxiety and an understanding of anxiety. The different types of anxiety. How children are affected by anxious parents?

If you want to discuss if this module is relevant to your work and the level you require please contact Sara Melia on sara.melia@southglos.gov.uk

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/977 Understanding your role in supporting children and families with Early Help

This ½ day training course is organised by South Gloucestershire’s Early Help Partnership Support Team and is targeted at professionals working directly with children and families. Recognising when families need early support is everyone’s responsibility and this multi-agency course aims to give professionals the opportunity to understand more about Early Help and how early intervention can help to improve outcomes for children and their families. This course will also cover basic information about the Early Help/ SAFeh assessment and the processes and procedures for making a referral to South Gloucestershire’s Children’s Services.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 May 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/0537 Understanding Self Harm

In this 1 day training, aimed at all supporters and allies of people who self-harm, you will be provided with the opportunity to: - Understand what self-harm is, and consider why someone might use this strategy as a way of coping with their experiences. - Explore some myths and the impact of stigma for people who self-harm - Hear about what people who hurt themselves have said about self-harm, and what they have found helpful in professional and personal responses - Explore some of the shared challenges faced by supporters of people who self-harm from a wide variety of settings - Gain knowledge and information in order to build confidence when supporting someone who self-harms, including harm minimisation and safer self-harm approaches - Consider your own wellbeing and emotional health needs in a supportive environment.

The standard charge for this course is £60. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 May 2020 09:30 - 14:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/1227 Promoting positive youth mental health (Cancelled)

This is an introductory course for people working with children and young people. It aims to increase knowledge and understanding of mental health and emotional wellbeing, mental health problems, how to respond to emotional distress, and promoting resilience in all young people.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 May 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/0532 Trauma & Bereavement

A 3 hour workshop providing covering attachment theory, trauma and bereavement related to children and young people. Looking at some practical exercises and resources. This workshop is for people working in schools and Universal Children’s Services 5-18.

If you want to discuss if this module is relevant to your work and the level you require please contact Sara Melia on sara.melia@southglos.gov.uk

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 June 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/1230 Youth Mental Health First Aid (2 day) (EVENT FULL)

Youth Mental Health First Aid will teach you the skills and confidence to spot the signs of mental health issues in a young person, offer first aid and guide them towards the support they need. In doing so, you can speed up a young person’s recovery and stop a mental health issue from getting worse. Our courses won't teach you to be a therapist - but just like physical first aid, we will teach you to listen, reassure and respond, even in a crisis.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 June 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 19 June 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/20/356 Responding to Disclosures of Rape and/or Sexual Abuse

This 1-day course is for people working in an environment that involves disclosures of sexual violence/ sexual abuse. It Covers: - Barriers to disclosure -Current Sexual Violence Legislation -Discussions About Safeguarding -Information about trauma, flashbacks, and grounding techniques -The support needs of survivors of rape and sexual violence - Services that are available for survivors of rape and sexual violence. The standard charge for this course is £80 per day. Please refer to our Course Charges on the Home page for information on discounts and exemptions.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/1232 Resilience Lab – Train the Trainer - (2 Day training)

Resilience Lab offers psycho-educational workshops developed around the evidence-based principles of Positive Psychology. All the sessions work towards equipping young people with a toolkit of strategies to help them not just cope, but overcome challenges they face in life. Sessions are based on five different themes: Pressure Proof, Making Friends with Stress, Thinking Traps, Stronger and Reach Out.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map
2 17 July 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map

Code: SGC/19/1228 Promoting positive youth mental health

This is an introductory course for people working with children and young people. It aims to increase knowledge and understanding of mental health and emotional wellbeing, mental health problems, how to respond to emotional distress, and promoting resilience in all young people.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 23 September 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Kingswood Civic Centre Map