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Mental Health First Aid Course - Standard MHFA (2-day)

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Sydney University Village

90 Carillon Avenue

Newtown, NSW 2042

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Mental Health First Aid is the help given to someone developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. The first is given until appropriate professional treatment is received or until the crisis is resolved.


Outcomes:

  • The 12-hour Standard Mental Health First Aid course is for any interested adult.

  • You will learn how to assist an adult who may be experiencing a mental health problem or mental health crisis until appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves, using a practical, evidence-based action plan.

  • This course is based on guidelines developed through the expert consensus of people with lived experience of mental health problems and professionals.

  • On completion of the course, you will receive a Mental Health First Aid Certificate of Completion, and a Standard Mental Health First Aid Manual to keep.

  • Participants can optionally participate in the Mental Health First Aider Certification program by completing a free online assessment after the course. This certification is valid for 3 years - find out more at https://mhfa.com.au/firstaider

Course Content:

Developing mental health problems covered:
• Depression
• Anxiety problems
• Psychosis
• Substance use problems

Mental health crises covered:
• Suicidal thoughts and behaviours
• Non-suicidal self-injury
• Panic attacks
• Traumatic events
• Severe psychotic states
• Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use
• Aggressive behaviours

Prerequisite:

There are no prerequisites for this course. Attendees must be 18 years or over.

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