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Manager uses mental health first aid skills to save a life

8th of October 2021

After attending a St John Ambulance mental health first aid course, a manager used her skills to save a colleague’s life by gently persuading them to attend counselling sessions offered by their employer.

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Brave staff, first aid training and a defibrillator save a customer's life

19th of July 2021

Staff at Birchwood Shopping Centre in Warrington saved a customer’s life by using their first aid skills and in-centre defibrillator.

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Time to refresh your mental health awareness

16th of July 2021 - written by Eileen Donnelly

Mental health training expert Eileen Donnelly discusses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the mental health of the nation and explains why now is an important time to refresh your mental health first aid skills.

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