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Mental Health First Aid - TWO DAY Course

Acclaimed evidence-based training and Mental Health First Aid accreditation. This internationally recognised course was developed at the Centre for Mental Health Research at Australian National University and is now delivered across 20 countries around the world.

Content covered:
Understanding mental health, including diagnoses, prevalence and common misconceptions.
Symptoms and causes of depression, anxiety, psychosis and substance misuse.
How to provide initial support to adults who are experiencing a mental health crisis.
Crisis First Aid for: suicidal behaviour, panic attacks, aggressive behaviour, self-harm, acute psychosis.
Responding to the effects of traumatic events and drug and alcohol misuse.

This course is run over consecutive Thursdays.

DAY ONE: Thursday 21 February
DAY TWO: Thursday 28 February

This two-day course includes:
Engaging, up-to-date materials.
Take-home Mental Health First Aid Manual and free online resources.
All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
Post-course contacts for help and advice.
Certificate of attendance.
Optional post-course assessment and formal accreditation as a Mental Health First Aider, valid for three years.

OTHER COURSES
You may also be interested in the following courses:
Recognise and Respond to Mental Illness - 12 March
Mental Health First Aid - 7 & 8 May

PRICES
Standard | $480 Corporate and Government
Non-Profit/ Individuals | $320 Staff of non-profit organisations, micro-businesses with less than 5 staff and self-funded waged individuals
Concession | $220 Concession Card Holders paying as individuals

VENUE
Evolve Events
Suite 9, 150 Hay Street Subiaco 6008

Click here for further details regarding parking, transport and location. Our venue is wheelchair accessible, including toilets.

However, if you have any special access needs or would like any support or adaptations to make learning easier for you, please let us know.

When?

Thursday, February 21 – Thursday, February 28

Where?

Evolve Events
Suite 9, 150 Hay Street
Subiaco, Western Australia

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