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Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid

Become a Mental Health First Aider!

About 1 in 5 Australian adults experience a common mental illness each year. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training will teach you practical skills to support someone with a mental health problem.


  • Course Description

    Mental Health First Aid is a 12 hour (two day) training course that teaches participants how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis.

    This course will cover a range of topics including:

    • Depression
    • Panic attacks
    • Schizophrenia
    • Substance abuse
    • Psychosis
    • Anxiety disorders
    • Bipolar disorder
    • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
    • Traumatic events
    • Self injury
  • Study Mode

    This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom setting, including discussion and some written activities.

  • Course Duration

    The course runs for two days between 9.30am – 4.00pm.

  • Other Information

    Tea and coffee are provided. You are responsible for bringing your own lunch and snacks. For further information please contact Frank Unger on: 03 9288 9925 or 0437 052 709.


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