9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
13 March 2021
20 March 2021
52 Knees Rd Park Orchards
Learn how to provide mental health first aid to friends, family members, co-workers and other adults.
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:
• Anxiety problems
• 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.
Please note: This course is not a therapy or a support group.
We are very grateful to have received Manningham City Council funding to provide this training to community members at no cost!
**Priority places will be given to those living or working in the City of Manningham. If this does not apply to you, please continue to enrol and we will put you on a wait list.
Please indicate which session you are booking in for, either Feb or March, in the enquiry section below.