Mental Health Awareness Workshop – Thursday 2nd March 2017

23 Jan

England Athletics are working in partnership with Trust in You, a specialist charity educating people around mental health to provide mental health awareness training. The workshop is targeted at leaders/coaches/runners/welfare officers who are taking on roles within their clubs and groups to promote mental health and be a point of contact for their club/group.

Workshop Details:
Date – Thursday 2nd March
Time – 6-9pm
Venue – Greenway Centre, Doncaster Road, Southmead, Bristol, BS10 5PY
Cost- £10 per person to attend.

Workshop Aims:
Provide an opportunity to gain a better understanding of mental health.
Consider how best to support someone with a mental health issue.
Gain a greater understanding of the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness.
Define common mental health issues and their diagnoses
Better support athletes you are working with who may have mental health issues and look after their own mental health.

To book on to this workshop please visit the following link:

If you would like any further information please do not hesitate to contact Richard Ayling at England Athletics ( or 07718 394751.