Collaboration • Knowledge • Leadership

Collaboration • Knowledge • Leadership

Mental Health First Aid - October 2022

 

Audience

This Mental Health First Aid course is for any interested adult.

Aims

Participants will learn:

  • The signs and symptoms of common and disabling mental health problems in adults
  • How to provide initial help
  • Where and how to get professional help
  • How to provide mental health first aid in a crisis situation using a practical, evidence-based action plan.

Outline

Developing mental health problems covered include:

  • 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 behaviour

Event Details

Starts 24 October 2022 - 9:30 am
Price per person $320.00
Members Price $240.00
Facilitator Mental Health Victoria
Day 1 Mon, 24 October 2022 - 9.30am to 12.00pm
Day 2 Mon, 31 October 2022 - 9.30am to 12.00pm
Location Zoom - Online