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.
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:
- Panic attacks
- Substance abuse
- Anxiety disorders
- Bipolar disorder
- Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
- Traumatic events
- Self injury
This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom setting, including discussion and some written activities.
The course runs for two days between 9.30am – 4.00pm.
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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