Youth Mental Health: Helping Young People with Anxiety

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Youth Mental Health: Helping Young People with Anxiety

On this course you will learn how to identify anxiety disorders experienced by young people, understand ‘stigma’ related to mental health and develop your ability to help a young person experiencing debilitating anxiety.

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Online Woirkshop, L19 1RP
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Youth Mental Health: Helping Young People with Anxiety

Anxiety is a common condition experienced by young people that can escalate to a point where it impacts on their general wellbeing and activities of daily living; brain development and performance at school or college. If untreated the risk of developing chronic and enduring mental health conditions increases, as well as the risks of deliberate self harm and suicide.

By the end of the course, you'll be able to...

  • Identify anxiety disorders commonly experienced by adolescents
  • Describe the aetiology (causes) of anxiety in young people
  • Explain what 'stigma' is in relation to mental illness generally
  • Identify between normal and abnormal anxiety states
  • Explain how to assist a young person experiencing abnormal anxiety states

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace.

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