to support friends, family members, colleagues and others
About 1 in 5 Australian adults experience a common mental illness each year. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training will teach you practical skills to support someone with a mental health problem. Make a real difference to people in your community.
STANDARD MHFA TRAINING BENEFITS
Improves knowledge of mental illnesses, treatments and first aid actions.
Increases confidence in providing first aid.
Decreases stigmatising attitudes.
Increases the support provided to others.
LEARN PRACTICAL FIRST AID SKILLS
Recognise common mental health problems
Provide initial help using a practical, evidence-based Action Plan
Seek appropriate professional help, and
Respond in a crisis situation
This is a 12-hour educational course, not a therapy or support group