The Royal Theatrical Fund, an Performing for Others member charity, have funded 25 locations for beneficiaries of the Fleabag Help Fund to attend a web-based Grownup or Youth Psychological Well being Consciousness Course with Applause for Thought. The RTF recognises the significance of psychological well being consciousness within the trade significantly as theatre staff return to work, and this course will present attendees with the instruments to recognise somebody experiencing a psychological well being concern or emotional misery within the office and supply applicable help.
Robert Lindsay, President of The Royal Theatrical Fund right now mentioned, “As theatres start to reopen following such a distressing and troublesome yr for therefore many throughout our trade, we recognise greater than ever how vital it’s to prioritise the psychological well being of all theatre staff. By funding locations on this glorious course from Applause for Thought, we hope beneficiaries can be taught the mandatory instruments to assist take care of their very own psychological wellbeing and create a extra welcoming and protected trade for all.”
The course will happen on Tuesday twenty fifth Might 1pm-5pm, with certified MHFA teacher Kate Baum. The course raises consciousness of psychological well being, and covers:
- What psychological well being is and methods to problem the stigma.
- A fundamental data of some frequent psychological well being points.
- An introduction to taking care of your personal psychological well being and sustaining wellbeing.
- Constructing the arrogance to help somebody in misery or who could also be experiencing a psychological well being concern.