$250 – $270

Standard Mental Health First Aid Course

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6 Lonsdale Street (Above Kathmandu & Paddy Palin)

Braddon, ACT 2612

Australia

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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The Standard Mental Health First Aid course will teach you how to provide initial support to other adults 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.

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.

Note: This course is not a therapy or a support group.

The course will be provided over two days with each day starting promptly at 9.30am and ending at 4.30pm.

Morning and afternoon tea is provided. Lunch is available for an additional $20 (select Course plus lunch ticket)

Course costs include the Mental Health First Aid manual and access to the certification test to allow you to be a Registered Mental Health First Aider.

Price is $250 - GST inclusive, with lunch $270 - GST inclusive

5% of your purchase goes to supporting various mental health programs/organisations in Australia including Beyond Blue, Black Dog Institute, Mental Health Australia and Lifeline.

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

If you have any questions, please email info@phynixinitiative.com.au.


What's the refund policy?

If you notify the organiser that you can't attend at least 7 days before the event, you will get a full refund of the course fee. Otherwise, you will be refunded 50% of the course fee. Alternatively, you can transfer your booking to a course date in later in the year - limit of one transfer only.

What are my parking options for the event?

Paid parking is available nearby at the Canberra Centre for weekday sessions.

Limited parking spaces are available for weekend sessions. Please notify the organiser if a car park is required.

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Rubik3

6 Lonsdale Street (Above Kathmandu & Paddy Palin)

Braddon, ACT 2612

Australia

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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