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Standard Mental Health First Aid Course
August 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until 26 August 2022
LOCATION Tara Hall at Buddha House, 496 Magill Rd, Magill
DATE Thu 25 Aug – Fri 26 Aug 2022
TIME 9:00am – 4:00pm
Please bring own drinks & lunch
Learn skills and gain confidence to assist friends, family and co-workers experiencing mental health issues.
- Mental health first aid provides assistance for an emerging illness, known mental illness, or with a crisis.
- Learn to recognise the signs & symptoms, how to talk to a person experiencing a worsening mental health problem, or in a mental health crisis and where to refer them.
- The first aid is given until the appropriate professional help is received, or the crisis resolves.
Make a DIFFERENCE, be informed and know what to do.
MHFA Instructor: Janne Graham
Book at Trybooking: https://www.trybooking.com/919044
ADDITIONAL COURSE INFORMATION:
12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA) course.
Course topics cover: prevalence of mental health problems, depression, anxiety, psychosis and substance use issues, suicide, panic attacks and other mental health crises.
Participants receive a copy of the Standard MHFA manual.
Participants are eligible to become an accredited Mental Health First
aider and eligible for CBD points once the 12 hours is completed.