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INVITATION ONLY - A&TSI Mental Health First Aid Training

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104 Grafton Street (next to Medicare)

Cairns City, QLD 4870

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INVITATION ONLY

Supported by Health Reimagined and funded by the Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN) (Australian Government), Health Reimagined are offering a total of 15 places for structured sport, active, recreational organisations to attend this funded training (valued at $250).

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health First Aid Course (AMHFA) curriculum is evidence-based, as informed by the AMHFA Guidelines. Research has found this course to be effective. Specifically, a study found that the program is culturally appropriate, that it empowers Aboriginal people and that it provides information that is highly relevant in assisting Aboriginal people with a mental illness. More info.

This course teaches members of the public (18 years and over) how to assist an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander adult who is developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

One Registration only per Structured Sports, Activity, Recreational Organisation


ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING (2 Day Course)

Where: Health Reimagined

8/104 Grafton St, Cairns (next to Medicare)

Date: Saturday 10 February and Sunday 11 February, 2018

Time: 8.30am – 4pm (both days)

Coffee and Tea facilities available

* All participants will receive course materials and a certificate on completion

* Once Registration is completed, attendance is essential as this is a funded course

* Participants who complete this training are eligible to complete an online

Accreditation Assessment in order to receive a Mental Health First Aider Certificate

of Accreditation valid for 3 years

What the course covers:

- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social and emotional wellbeing

- Mental health problems in communities

- Mental health first aid strategies for working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

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