Learn how to assist 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.

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.

When?  14th November & 21st November 2022 - 9.00am - 4.30pm

Where? Djirri-djirri Room, 6 Synnot Street, Werribee

Who? Anyone that works at Youth Projects!

The Training Provider? The Mental Health Coach

 

Other deets: Please discuss with your Manager / Team Leader prior to booking

 

For more info or questions, please contact Chris (0459 799 021 or [email protected])

Unfortunately our classroom is completely full. Rest assured, if we have any cancellations we'll be sure to let you know!