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Five Ways to Wellbeing

The Five Ways to Wellbeing are a set of evidence-based public health messages aimed at improving mental and physical health and wellbeing. They were developed by the New Economics Foundation and are an integral factor in the way that services are commissioned and delivered. This course will explore each of the 5 ways and look at how practitioners can integrate them into their own practice and encourage clients to utilise them effectively.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will:

1. Understand :

  • Connect
  • Be Active
  • Take Notice
  • Keep Learning
  • Give

 2.  Learn ways to encourage discussion and engagement with the Five Ways to Wellbeing.

Who is this course for?

The course is designed for any staff member (including volunteers) working in a health and social care setting who may be working with clients using therapeutic or psychosocial approaches (whether directly or indirectly). Beginner therapists, counsellors, key workers, case managers, medical doctors, substance misuse workers and mental health staff

Dates, Duration and Venue

Date TBC
Duration 1 Day
Venue Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Bury New Road, Prestwich M25 3BL


Please note, training can be delivered at a venue of your choice subject to numbers.


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