Going Mental: The First Aid Pioneer, Hazel Sawyers

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Mental Health First Aid Instructor

‘Are you suicidal?’ is a fine question to ask, says Hazel Sawyers. Because ‘most of us back away and don’t know what to do.’ Energizing, humorous, and an incredible listener, Sawyers has been teaching Mental Health First Aid for over twenty years. ‘Wouldn’t it make sense if just as when someone breaks their arm, everyday people knew what to do in case of ill mental health?’ London-based Sawyers delivers training sessions through The Lifeline Training Network.

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