Mental Health First Aid Training

Dianna Smith

Mental Health First Aid Training

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Learn how to assist other adults who are experiencing a mental health crisis or developing a mental health problem.
Do you know how to respond if someone close to you experiences a mental health crisis?

In this two-day interactive course, participants will be exposed to a firm understanding of mental illness and build skills and strategies to understand and responding to crisis situations.

Key Outcomes

Participants will leave with a toolbox of skills and be competent in the following:

  • Awareness of mental health issues
  • Recognising symptoms
  • Responding appropriately
  • Identifying possible treatment organisations and referral options

Course Outline

This course covers the following topics:

  • Mental illnesses
  • Mental Health First Aid plan
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Psychosis
  • Substance misuse

"This is brilliant. Every person in the country should have the opportunity to complete this course."

- Mental Health First Aid participant

This two-day course is provided by David Segal of MHIST Training and Lifeline Canberra.

Learn more about Mental Health First Aid.

15th March, 2018 9:00 AM   through   16th March, 2018 5:00 PM
Room 6, Level 1,,
The Griffin Centre 20 Genge Street
Canberra City, ACT 2617

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Phone: (02) 6249 7756
Event Fee(s)
MHCC Member - I belong to a member organisation of < 6 FTE staff $ 100.00
MHCC Member - I belong to a member organisation of > 6 FTE staff) $ 150.00
Non-Member (registrations for non-Members are subject to availability) $ 200.00

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