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    In-Person Mental Health First Aid May 2024 FRANKSTON

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    Event description

    This course is run in-person. Cost includes meals and manuals.

    BOTH sessions must be attended

    COURSE DATES AND TIMES

    Thursday 23/05/24 @ 9.00am - 3.30pm

    AND

    Friday 24/05/24 @ 9.00am - 3.30pm

    WHAT THE COURSE COVERS

    Standard Mental Health First Aid (SMHFA) course teaches people 18 years and over how to offer initial support to 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 is resolved.

    Mental health problems covered:

    - Depression 

    - Anxiety problems 

    - Psychosis 

    - Substance use problems

    Mental health crisis covered include:

    - 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

    You will learn how and where to get help when a person is developing a mental illness, what help research has shown to be effective and how to provide first aid in crisis situations.

    This course will enable you to:

    • INTERVENE EARLY
    • PROVIDE SKILLS
    • RESPOND IN A CRISIS
    • REDUCE STIGMA

    Complete a self-paced online assessment in order to become accredited

    MORE INFORMATION

    If you would like to find out more information on STANDARD MHFA please visit https://mhfa.com.au/courses/public/types/standardedition4

    For any other information, please email Sonja at: sonja@botternconsulting.com.au

    For information on other training options, click on botternconsulting.com.au



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