Mental Health Awareness Week 2022 – Useful Courses

Monday 9th May – Sunday 15th May 2022 is Mental Health Awareness week. The theme for Mental Health Awareness week 2022 is loneliness.

Did you know, around 6.3% of people in England have reported feel lonely, and it can affect anyone at any age.

There are many benefits of how sport can improve mental health. The British Judo Association are always supporting our judoka across all levels with their mental health. Noticing the signs of poor mental health in children, young people and adults early is key. There are courses available to help notice the early signs.

Accelerate Sport

Accelerate Sport have bought together sector leaders in the Mental Health for Young People for the Sport Sector to create a comprehensive learning pathway.

Created in partnership with the likes of Team Mental Health, Dr Richard Allison and Dean Burnett you can be confident that the content is relevant, engaging and based on the latest research and practice.

All our courses are also accredited by Cimspa and the pathway will give learners 8 CPD points on completion.

The Pathway will be available to access from the 4th April 2022, however it is available for ‘pre-purchase’ with a 25% saving on normal price during March.

Use code ‘judo10off’ for a 10% discount

Children and Young People’s Mental Health

The effects of the pandemic on children’s mental health have been challenging – it is vital we do all we can to protect them and prevent long-term effects.

Most adult mental illnesses can be traced back to childhood – by addressing issues early you help build children and young people’s resilience and equip them to look after their mental wellbeing.

Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity+

One in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. Enrol on this online course to gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to better understand and support people living with mental health problems, and create a positive environment that ensures they enjoy the benefits of being active and keep coming back for more.