About Depression, Anxiety and Phobia Awareness
This course focuses on three different issues, all related to mental health. Although depression, anxiety and phobias are hard to deal with, having the right tools can help those affected by these ailments. This training course provides these tools and creates the opportunity to discuss treatments with those suffering.
How long will this course take?
This course is 6 hours and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
Healthcare professionals from all sectors, as well as those suffering from these conditions can benefit from taking this course.
What are the main points covered?
The course explains different types of depression, triggers to anxiety and depression as well as techniques to help those coping with it.
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 12 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 12 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Depression, Anxiety and Phobia Awareness Course Outline
- Introduction and explanation.
- Understanding the different types of depression (clinical, reactive, postnatal, seasonal affective disorder).
- Identifying symptoms of depression.
- Knowledge of anxiety and panic attacks.
- Common triggers of depression and anxiety attacks.
- Techniques to help those coping with a disorder, or a combination of them.
- Understanding everyone is affected and impacted differently.
- Discussion of treatments available.
Depression, Anxiety and Phobia Awareness FAQs
What is depression?
Clinical depression affects how a person thinks, feels and behaves. It is a persistent feeling, that often interferes with a person’s ability to experience or anticipate pleasure.
What is anxiety?
Anxiety is a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, which can be either mild or severe.
What is a phobia?
Phobia is an extreme aversion or irrational fear over something. This could be over an object, place, situation, feeling, food or even an animal.
What will I learn in this course?
This course will help you understand how you can help those who suffer from these conditions. It will also help you understand how people are affected, and you will be able to discuss available treatments.