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Look After Your Mate

Wednesday 06-05-2020 - 15:57

 

To promote Mental Health Awareness Week on the 18th-24th May 2020, we are re-launching our Look After Your Mate online! 

As face-to-face sessions have been cancelled due to the current climate, we have collaborated with Student Minds to adapt the training for online delivery. The training is now an interactive 2-hour workshop with a capacity for 10 student delivery. 

It covers practical tips on how to support a mate that you may be worried about such as spotting warning signs, what to say to them, signposting them to the right services and your self-care. 

The training is for all students, whether you currently have a friend who is struggling or not. 

1 in 4 of us will experience mental health issues in our lives, so there’s a high chance that you will have a friend you can provide support to at some point. 

The session will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to effectively support your own and your mates’ mental health and wellbeing. You’ll also gain desirable skills to put on your CV, such as communication, listening and motivating skills. 

Click the links to sign up: 

Monday 29th June 2020 | 2pm-4:30pm

 

For more information or if you have an accessibility needs or requirements, please let us know via email at , studentsupportdevelopment@westminster.ac.uk If you’re unable to attend these training dates or they’re already booked up, you can register your interest for future sessions here.

 

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