01 Oct

Make Every Contact Count Mental Health Training

Book your space on the Make Every Contact Count for Mental Health Training course. The MECC MH training is split into 3 sections across 2 days (must be able to attend all 3 sessions)

  • Session 1 – Introduction to MECC – Thursday 7 October 1pm-3:30pm
  • Session 2 – Knowledge and Skills – Friday 8 October – 9:30am-12:00pm
  • Session 3 – Signposting & Pathways – Friday 8 October –  1pm-3:30pm

Training will cover

  • What is meant be mental health, mental wellbeing and mental illness?
  • What is MECC and defining the MECC approach?
  • Develop skills and confidence to engage with individuals about their mental health and wellbeing
  • Develop skills to support service users distressing feelings and experience
  • Develop awareness of local support services
  • Develop confidence to understand and implement appropriate signposting pathwaysSessions will be delivered via Microsoft teams. Places are limited so to book a place or for further information please contact matty.starforth@newcastle.gov.uk