Mental Health and Homelessness

Friday, 29 March 2019

One day course to help you develop the skills you need to support vulnerable clients experiencing mental health issues.

At a glance

Course type: Knowledge
Who should attend? Front line support workers, Managers

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Mental health issues and homelessness are closely linked. Working in the homelessness sector you will provide regular support to vulnerable people with a range of mental health issues. This practical course will give you the skills needed to support clients experiencing mental health issues.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for frontline staff or experienced professionals who want to update their skills

What will you learn?

On completion of this course you will:

  • Be able to define mental health
  • Understand the spectrum of mental health problems and recognise common symptoms and behaviours
  • Understand the development of complex needs and know about recommended interventions
  • Understand the development of personality traits and the impact of traumatic life events
  • Know about good practice examples of client support around complex mental health issues.


Homeless Link, Minories House, 2-5 Minories, London, EC3N 1BJ