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Accredited Standard Mental Health First Aid

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Cornerstone People Solutions

Level 1

91 Riversdale Road

Hawthorn, VIC 3122

Australia

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2 day course
Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 February 2018
9:00am to 4:30pm



The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course teaches people (18 years and over) how to offer initial support to adults who are developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis, until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves.

What the course covers:

Course participants learn about the signs and symptoms of the common and disabling mental health problems, how to provide initial help, where and how to get professional help, what sort of help has been shown by research to be effective, and how to provide first aid in a crisis situation.

Developing mental health problems covered:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety problems
  • Psychosis
  • Substance use problems

Mental health crisis situations covered:

  • Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
  • Non-suicidal self-injury (sometimes called deliberate self-harm)
  • Panic attacks
  • Traumatic events
  • Severe effects of drug or alcohol use
  • Severe psychotic states
  • Aggressive behaviours.



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Cornerstone People Solutions

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91 Riversdale Road

Hawthorn, VIC 3122

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