04/08/2020 - 05/08/2020
Sessions Dates & Times
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Mental Health First Aid – Bushfire Affected Australians With the recent unprecedented bushfire season, the Australian Government is working with PSA to upskill pharmacists and pharmacy support staff in the area of Mental Health training in bushfire-affected areas, to support communities affected by the 2019-20 bushfires.
This course provides education and training around the symptoms, causes and evidence-based treatments for mental health conditions, the early warning signs of mental illness, possible crisis situations arising from mental health problems, addressing crisis situations and the importance of intervening before a crisis develops.
The delivery of this course is blended comprising of an eLearning component, which takes approximately 5-7 hours to complete at your own pace, followed by two instructor led 2.5 hour video conference sessions.