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Blended Online Mental Health First Aid Course
June 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm$325.00
PLEASE NOTE: This Mental Health First Aid Course is being presented on behalf of MI Training and bookings can be made from their website.
Remove the stigma, come and learn about Mental Health and how you can provide initial support to adults who are suffering from mental health problems.
SESSION DATES AND TIMES:
- Session 1: 13 June 2023 – 9:30 AEST
- Session 2: 20 June 2023 – 9:30 AEST
Attendance at both sessions is required to achieve accreditation
About Mental Health First Aid:
The Blended Mental Health First Aid course teaches adults (18 years and over) how to provide initial support to adults who are developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. This course is run over two instructor led online sessions (led by our Mental Health First Aid Principal Master Facilitator Jenny Blaikie), as well 5-7 hours of self-paced eLearning. Attendance for both sessions is required to complete the program.
Learn more about our Instructor – Jenny Blaikie
Learn about the signs and symptoms of common and disabling mental health problems in adults, how to provide initial help, where and how to get professional help, what sort of help has been shown by research to be effective, and how to provide first aid in a crisis situation.
Topics covered in our Course:
- DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY
- SUBSTANCE USE PROBLEMS
- MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS SITUATIONS
- SUICIDAL THOUGHTS AND BEHAVIOURS
- PANIC ATTACKS
- TRAUMATIC EVENTS
Feedback from Attendees at Previous Courses:
“Jenny did a great job, great knowledge base, engaging manner”
“Highly helpful & informative. Offered usable techniques”
“increased my awareness greatly”
“Great practical content”
“Definitely something all managers should undertake”
“Clarity & evidence-based content”
FOR MORE INFORMATION on our courses, visit here.
PLEASE NOTE: This is an educational course, to learn how to give first aid to others, and is not a therapy or support group.