Webinar: Mental health awareness - A practitioner’s perspective

This webinar has now taken place but you can still watch on demand.

Register to watch the on-demand version of the website.

Outlining research and perspectives on mental health from a practitioner's viewpoint.

  • an overview of mental health and wellbeing
  • some of the challenges that affect our emotional wellbeing
  • the impact this can have on us and our work
  • coping strategies.

Presented by Nicole Capon, MSET, Further Education teacher and member of the East Kent Local Network Group.

Nicole started working with mental health service users 18 years ago as a teacher of vocational subjects in settings, such as mental health hospitals, forensic units, supported housing projects and young offender’s institutions, as well as in mainstream further education colleges. She went on to manage a project for people with profound and complex disabilities and learning difficulties, and now teaches in a pupil referral unit and runs a training company training front line workers in mental health awareness, as well as providing teacher training qualifications.