SOS Mental Health: Psychological First Aid in the Workplace

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What is this workshop about?

It is important that we all recognize, support and appropriately refer colleagues who may be facing emotional difficulties in the workplace. It is therefore important to be aware of the connection between mental health and work performance and how early interventions can make a difference.

In this workshop, we will learn how to identify warning signs of mental health problems, such as stress, anxiety or mood swings, as understanding these signs will enable us to activate a set of practical strategies that can be used immediately in crisis situations.

What we’ll talk about

1. Introduction to Psychological First Aid

    a. Definition of Psychological First Aid

    b. Importance in the workplace

    c. Recognizing the relationship between mental health and work performance

2. Recognizing warning signs

    a. Stress and Anxiety

    b. Mood swings

    c. Other relevant symptoms and signs: risk behaviors, substance abuse, decline in performance,…

3. Strategies to use in SOS

    a. Active listening techniques and empathy

    b. Identifying internal and external mental health support resources

    c. Importance of self-care for psychological first aid providers

4. Developing a Mental Health Support Plan

    a. Creating a mentally healthy work environment

    b. Implementing mental health support policies and practices

    c. Continuous training and capacity building for leaders and employees

Details & Pricing


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60 min.


live stream
in person

Upon request

25% discount for partners
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