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Youth Mental Health First Aid Lite (Headstart)

The Youth Mental Health First Aid Lite training course is an introductory three-hour session to raise awareness of young people's mental health.

The course will provide delegates with:

  • An understanding of some of the common mental health issues affecting young people, including depression, anxiety, eating disorders and psychosis.
  • Skills to work more effectively with young people living with mental health issues.
  • Ways to support young people with a mental health issue and relate to their experiences.
  • A preview of the contents of the Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) two day course.

Everyone who complete the course will receive a manual to keep and refer to, and a certificate.

This training is provided on behalf of Headstart (

If you are a Parent or Carer and would like to attend any of the below dates, please email to book a place.

Event Dates

Monday 4th March 2019 - 1:30pm-4:30pm - Ashford - Book Here

Tuesday 5th March 2019 - 1pm-4pm- Swale - Book Here

Monday 18th March 2019 - 1pm-4pm - Thanet - Book Here

Tuesday 7th May 2019 - 1pm-4pm - Ashford - Book Here

Monday 13th May 2019 - 1pm-4pm - Canterbury - Book Here

Monday 8th July 2019 - 9:30am-12:30pm - Maidstone - Book Here

Tuesday 10th September 2019 - 10am-1pm - Thanet - Book Here

Wednesday 6th November 2019 - 1pm-4pm - Maidstone - Book Here

Monday 9th December 2019 - 1pm-4pm - Tonbridge and Malling - Book Here