Mental health awareness in sport and physical activity (MHASPA)

Mental health training in leisure & fitness industries

Training on mental health awareness in sport and physical activity (MHASPA)

Course summary

  • Three-hour workshop
  • Aimed at sport and physical activity providers, coaches, sports administrators, front-of-house staff and volunteers

Course content

Six main areas to be covered:

  • common perceptions and misconceptions about mental health
  • the barriers that people living with mental health problems can experience when taking up a sport or physical activity.
  • how stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health impacts on people living with mental health problems
  • practical actions that you can take to create a positive sporting environment
  • increase confidence to talk about mental health and know where to signpost people to if they need support
  • develop an action plan to embed practices into your organisation.

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Some of our current courses can be found and booked through Eventbrite

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Alternatively, you can contact us on 01903 277010 or email to find out more or for bespoke in-house training.

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