Connect5 is a mental health promotion training programme designed to increase the confidence and core skills of front line staff so that they can be more effective in having conversations about mental health and wellbeing, help people to manage mental health problems and increase their resilience and mental wellbeing through positive changes.
Connect5 is a training programme and participants progress though stages, dependent on how much of their role involves working with people experiencing poor mental wellbeing.
Please note: you must attend stage 1 & 2 prior to stage 3 (this will require you to book both sessions separately on our website).
- Integrate brief mental health and wellbeing intervention with your existing knowledge and skills so as to offer more effective support
- Facilitate the use of self-management strategies to support successful change processes Apply practical strategies and techniques relating to the five areas model
- Work collaboratively with a client to agree a way forward Integrate the use of self-help resources and interventions into your practice
- Identify self-management strategies and resources to support others
Free for those working in South Tyneside
Please note: If you fail to attend or do not give us the required notice to cancel your place we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee. For more information click here
Who’s it for?
Those with the opportunity through their working practice to give brief advice and/or interventions.