Raising Awareness Around Psychosis

“Psychosis is when people perceive or interpret events differently from other people. This could include experiencing hallucinations, delusions or flight of ideas.” (Mind)

This course will help you to gain an understanding of what it’s like to live with psychosis and its possible causes. Using a variety of group work discussion from lived experience and research, the course will also explore toolkits that support people living with psychosis in their recovery journey.

By the end of the course, you will:

  • Have a better understanding of what psychosis means
  • Know some of the potential causes of psychosis
  • Discuss how psychosis affects daily life and know how to cope with distressing experiences
  • Be able to support people experiencing distressing symptoms
  • Have a better understanding of how to address stigma
  • Know how to support people in their recovery journey.

 

Date:  31 May 2023

Times:  10am to 4pm

Venue:  Room 4, The Curve, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Bury New Road, Prestwich, Manchester M25 3BL

 

Date:  26 September 2023

Times:  10am to 4pm

Venue:  Redbank House, 4 St. Chad’s Street, Manchester M8 8QA

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