Course Content Include
- 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 support group, rather it is an education course to learn how to give first aid to others.
The duration of the course is approximately 12 hours / 2 days.
Any interested adult can attend. Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
There is no assessment process for this course, but participants can opt for Mental Health First Aider Accreditation through Mental Health First Aid Australia.
Course participants receive a copy of the Standard MHFA Manual, information guides and handouts, and a Certificate of Completion.