Standard Mental Health First Aid Course

2021thu17junAll Dayfri18Standard Mental Health First Aid Course

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Learn skills and gain confidence to assist friends, family and co-workers experiencing mental health problems.

Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person who is developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. The first aid is given until the appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves.

Course information:

  • 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA) course
  • Course topics cover: developing mental health problems, depression, anxiety problems, psychosis and substance use problems, as well as suicide and other mental health crisis.
  • Participants must purchase a copy of the Standard MHFA manual at own cost
  • Participants are eligible to become an accredited Mental Health First Aider.

Participants will learn the signs and symptoms of mental health problems, where and how to get help and what sort of help has been shown by research to be effective.


june 17 (Thursday) - 18 (Friday)




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