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Mental Health First Aid – Blended Online

May 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

$350.00
MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID

Introduction:

Welcome to the Mental Health First Aid Course by MI Training, available for booking on their website. Join us in tackling the stigma surrounding mental health and acquiring the skills to provide initial support to adults facing mental health problems.

Session Details: Session Dates and Times:

  • Session 1: 2 May 2024, at 9:30 AEST
  • Session 2:  9 May 2024, at 9:30 AEST

Please note that both sessions are mandatory for accreditation.

Booking Information:

To secure your spot, click here.

About the Mental Health First Aid Course:

The Blended Mental Health First Aid course equips adults (18 years and over) with the knowledge to offer initial support to adults developing a mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. This comprehensive course is divided into two instructor-led online sessions, led by our Mental Health First Aid Principal Master Facilitator, Jenny Blaikie. In addition, participants will engage in 5-7 hours of self-paced eLearning. Successful completion of both sessions is a prerequisite for program certification.

Meet Our Instructor:

Learn more about Jenny Blaikie, our experienced course instructor, by clicking here.

Mental Health First Aid Course Content:

Delve into a range of critical topics, including recognizing signs and symptoms of common mental health problems in adults, providing initial assistance, seeking professional help, utilizing evidence-based interventions, and responding effectively in crisis situations.

Course Topics:

Explore a diverse range of topics, such as:

  • DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY
  • PSYCHOSIS
  • SUBSTANCE USE PROBLEMS
  • MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS SITUATIONS
  • SUICIDAL THOUGHTS AND BEHAVIORS
  • PANIC ATTACKS
  • TRAUMATIC EVENTS

Attendee Feedback:

Here’s what participants from previous courses had to say:

  • “Jenny demonstrated a strong knowledge base and an engaging manner.”
  • “The course was highly informative.”
  • “It was a fantastic learning experience.”
  • “The course offered practical and actionable techniques.”
  • “Jenny’s relatability made the content highly accessible.”
  • “The course significantly heightened my awareness.”
  • “The content was practical and relevant.”
  • “This is essential training for all managers.”
  • “The course content was clear and backed by evidence.”

Important Note: Please be aware that this course is designed for educational purposes to teach first aid techniques for assisting others and is not a therapy or support group.

Venue

ONLINE
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