A specialised and tailored programme providing professional mental health and wellbeing support for your organisation.
Many businesses now see mental health and wellbeing as a strategic priority. As we move forward in light of Covid-19, staff wellbeing will be even more important to a company’s success and we are pleased to be able to support this with our tailored workplace wellbeing services.
Here at Bath Mind, we can support your organisation and employees through our Wellbeing in the Workplace scheme, which will maximise the mental health and wellbeing potential of your team and help identify problem areas, give tools to manage challenges and build resilience.
Bespoke training and workshops
Our bespoke training and workshops offer 90 minute, 2 hour, half day or full day training tailored to your needs. This can be anything from a 1 hour overview on Mental Health Awareness, to a full day of in-depth Managers Training. Examples include:
Workplace Wellbeing Consultancy for Leaders
Our wellbeing consultancy programme supports your organisation at a strategic level and takes you through a step by step process in line with the government-recommended 6 Thriving at Work Core Standards and help you imbed a sustainable, evidence-based culture change for workplace wellbeing.
The service is led by our mental health consultants, specialising in organisational development and includes consultation workshops with your Senior Leadership Team, HR team, line managers and employees. We help you develop a bespoke Workplace Wellbeing strategy and action plan to meet the needs of your organisation.
Senior Leadership ‘Working Well’ Culture Workshops
These workshops can be delivered as either a 90 minute or 2-hour workshop for leaders of your organisation. Content covers promoting a culture of workplace wellbeing and meeting the employers’ legal duty of care under the Health and Safety at Work Act. We will tailor this workshop to suit the needs and structure of your organisation.
Workplace Mental Health Awareness
Content includes spotting signs and symptoms of poor mental health in the workplace and introducing how to support you and your colleagues wellbeing at work.
Supporting Employees Mental Health: A Guide for Managers
Content includes tools and techniques to have effective wellbeing conversations, the case for culture change on workplace mental health and signposting to professional help.
Managing Mental Health in the Workplace: For HR professionals and managers
Content includes understanding the legal obligation as an employer to create a safe and positive work environment, employees’ rights and potential employment claims to avoid.
Mental Health Awareness for Frontline staff
Content includes recognising and responding to the signs and symptoms of poor mental health, de-escalation skills and self-care for you as professionals.
All sessions listed above are designed for a maximum of 16 participants.
We tailor all our bespoke training to fit your organisational needs and we work closely with you to create relevant and bespoke training packages that equip staff with the appropriate skills to confidently support workplace wellbeing. Sessions are interactive including group exercises, case studies and useful resources. Our trainers will sensitively facilitate open conversations on how teams can support each other with their wellbeing.
Courses and qualifications
Mental Health First Aid courses
Bath Mind is a member of Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England with qualified instructors offering a range of evidence-based learning, from awareness raising to skill development. The courses empower people to notice signs of mental ill health, and encourage them to break down barriers, listen in a non-judgemental way, and signpost to support for recovery.
Suicide First Aid
Bath Mind delivers both the Suicide First Aid Lite (3 hours) and the 1 day Suicide First Aid training courses.
The Suicide First Aid Lite course gives learners the knowledge and tools to understand that suicide is one of the most preventable deaths and some basic skills can help someone with thoughts of suicide stay safe from their thoughts and stay alive. Teaching the theory and practice of suicide intervention skills that can be applied in any professional or personal setting, this programme is a suicide prevention awareness session.
The Suicide First Aid 1 day training course for suicide intervention skills has been developed in partnership with the International City & Guilds Approved Centre Suicide First Aid Qualifications. The course has been accredited by City & Guilds of London. Participants have the opportunity to attain 6 QCF credits at level 4 by completing an additional assessment.
Both course are delivered by qualified and highly experienced suicide prevention trainers to deliver this unique learning experience: for anyone who seeks greater understanding and confidence to intervene with people at risk of suicide.
For more details please see our Suicide First Aid brochure here.
Book your space on our upcoming public course here.
Additional wellbeing initiatives
Sessions to introduce your team to the power of simple, mindfulness practices that calm the autonomic nervous system, focus the mind and lift mood. We share the brain science behind mindfulness and help participants start or develop their mindfulness practice for improved wellbeing and productivity.
The Power of Nutrition
This session is evidence-based, yet practical and down-to-earth, as we consider the interplay between our bodies, minds and environments for optimal wellbeing.
Mental Relaxation session with The Soul Spa
The Soul Spa offer 20 minutes of a live-streamed guided mental relaxation for your team, a great way to keep your employees mentally fit and motivated.
You can choose from one of their existing classes or ask them to create a bespoke session that would speak to your particular circumstances. They can create sessions to help with focus and creativity, teach people how to access a place of deep mental relaxation or even lead them through an iRest session for a deliberate power nap – a wonderful thing to do just after lunch to ensure an energised afternoon!
Wellbeing Coaching – 1-1 or Team
Book a session with a Bath Mind Wellbeing Coach to act as a listening ear to you or your team. This service offers tips on support and wellbeing strategies, and we will work with you to tailor a coaching package to suit your organisation’s particular needs. Bath Mind’s confidential coaching service can receive referrals from individuals themselves or HR/Managers seeking to access support for their colleagues.
An initial free, no obligation discussion is available.
Bath Mind offers workplace mediation to assist organisations to support employees affected by mental health difficulties. An accredited mediator will work with your HR team to provide a fully confidential resolution service between colleagues, or employees and managers. Through mediation, we can help colleagues put measures and reasonable adjustments in place which will help employees experiencing poor mental health to remain in employment or return to work.
An initial free, no obligation discussion is available.
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How to book:
Interested in booking a session?
Head to our booking enquiry form to express your interest. A member of the team will be back in touch shortly to discuss and confirm your session.
Please note this is a chargeable service and all proceeds go straight back into supporting the invaluable work of Bath Mind in the local community of B&NES.
For general enquiries, please contact Hannah Roper at [email protected].